Psychology is a behavioral science which has as its goals to describe, explain (understand), predict, and influence behavior and mental processes.
Graduates in this field of study - bachelor's degree and post-graduate study required - are prepared for a variety of positions, including research and teaching, counseling, and working with individuals in clinical settings.
Career opportunities, which may require advanced degrees, include:
- Advertising Executive
- Industrial/Organizational Psychologist
- Marriage-Family-Child Counselor
- Mental Health Officer
- Personnel Analyst
- Probation Officer
- Rehabilitation Counselor
- School Counselor
- School Psychologist