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B.A. in Psychology: Career Outlook

Explore Seemingly Endless Career Opportunities

Psychology offers one of the most versatile set of career possibilities of any major. Across business, education, social services, and much more, you can pursue a rewarding career. And you’ll have a great foundation if you’d like to continue your education with a graduate degree.

Substance Abuse, Behavioral Disorder, or Mental Health Counselor

$46,240/year

Provide treatment and support people who have alcoholism, drug addiction, or other mental or behavioral problems. You’ll help modify problem behaviors and develop ways to approach difficult situations.2

Social or Community Service Manager

$67,150/year

Oversee programs that support well-being. In this role, you’ll propose, plan and manage outreach programs to maximize impact to the community.3

Other positions you could qualify for with your psychology degree:

  • Assistant behavior analyst
  • Business manager
  • Case manager
  • Human resources manager
  • Psychiatric technician
  • Rehabilitation specialist
  • School counselor

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By filling out the form, you’ll:

  • Gain access to a dedicated enrollment counselor who is ready to answer all of your questions.
  • Take one more step towards achieving your career goals.

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Program Outcomes: Learn Foundational Skills and Knowledge

In the online psychology degree program, you’ll:

Support Beyond Your Graduation Date

In addition to the high-quality education you’ll receive at CSP, you’ll benefit from a wide range of support during your time as a student that will extend throughout your professional journey as an alumnus. That’s part of how 95% of CSP graduates receive job offers within one year of graduation.

Job & Internship Board

Handshake is CSP’s job and internship board and it offers more than 20,000 opportunities to students and alumni. You’ll have an online login to easily stay on top of ways to enhance your career.

Personalized Career Development

Need help with resumes and cover letters, networking, social media, and job searching? From mock interviews to 1:1 phone appointments with a career advisor, you’ll receive the expert assistance you need to achieve your goals.

Job Fairs

More than 600 students and alumni attended various job fairs throughout the year. Get in front of top employers that are eager to connect with CSP’s current and former students.

Even More Forms of Support

The Office of Career Development staff is dedicated to supporting students and alumni on their path to find meaningful work. Including expert services from the office to partnerships with faculty and more, you’ll have several ways to get help and boost your career.