Here are links to some sources with information that may assist you in deciding upon your career in psychology and related fields.
- A Career Decision Tree for Psychology Majors A decision tree that points students in the direction of what careers may be most appropriate for their interests and skills.
- Careertoolkit.com Find information about careers.
- Careers in Science and Engineering A short book available to read online that discusses developing skills and meeting career goals for those interested in a career in science and/or engineering.
- Finding a Career with a Bachelor's in Psychology Information about how to find a career in psychology at the Bachelor's level.
- Good News for Bachelor's Grads An APA Monitor Article on Job prospects of a psychology major.
- Job Search As you look for summer or after-graduation jobs, here is a link to help you.
- Occupational Outlook Handbook The resource about careers in the U.S. put together by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
- Online Psychology Career Center Provides career and graduate school information and tips and a list of current job openings.
Graduate School Resources
- Breaking Down the GRE - A guide to the GRE for psychology students
- Graduate School This page has resources to help you in your effort to get into graduate and professional school.
- GRE Preparation Provides information about the GRE, how to prepare for the GRE, and test dates and locations.
- GRE Preparation Tips This page has resources to help you in your effort to get into graduate and professional school.
- Hanover College Resources on Planning to go to Graduate School Provides helpful information for applying to graduate school.
- The Ph.D. Octopus An essay written by William James critiquing graduate school that is worth a read.
- APA American Psychological Association website provides a plethora of information for psychology students including APA style writing, career opportunities, a list of graduate programs in psychology, and current events in psychology.
- APS Association for Psychological Science website provides current psychological articles, publications, and news items.
- APSSC Association for Psychological Science membership information.
- Midwest Psychological Association Midwest Psychological Association website.
- National Association of School Psychologists National Association of School Psychologists for those interested in School Psychology.
Other Resources for Psychology Students
- A List of Pages on Specialized Areas of Psychology Use these pages to find out more about particular areas of psychology.
- NASW National Association of Social Workers for those interested in the field of Social Work.
- Suggestions for Further Study A list of scholarly articles that discuss academics and careers for both undergraduate and graduate psychology students.
- What can I do with this Major? Information describing the various career and educational opportunities for psychology majors.