Psych Alumni Profiles

Career Fields in Psychology

This list is just to get you started! There are many fields you can enter with a Psychology Degree. Psychology Alumni have found positions in the following career fields:

Community & Social Services

  • Counselor
  • Program Director
  • Social Worker
  • Volunteer Coordinator

Law & Criminal Justice

  • Corrections Officer
  • Court Appointed Child Advocate
  • Juvenile Detention Specialist
  • Lawyer
  • Police Officer

Corporate America

  • Advertising Manager
  • Brand Manager (Marketing)
  • Event Planner
  • Human Resources Recruiter
  • Public Relations Coordinator
  • Sales Associate

Not for Profit

  • Case Manager
  • Crisis Intervention Specialist
  • Educational Programming Director
  • Intake Coordinator
  • Training Coordinator
  • Youth Leadership Trainer


  • Child Care Worker
  • College Academic Advisor
  • College Admissions Counselor
  • Middle/High School Counselor
  • Student Activities Coordinator
  • Teach for America

Health Care

  • Child Life Specialist
  • Health Educator
  • Nursing Home Care Giver
  • Nutritionist
  • Speech/Language Pathologist

Scientific Research

  • Human Genetics Lab Technician
  • Jury Consultant
  • Marketing Researcher
  • Opinion Survey Researcher
  • Clinical Subjects Coordinator

Note: Some of these positions may require additional training.

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