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Great Jobs for Psychology Majors, 3rd ed. (Great Jobs For... Series)

Great Jobs for Psychology Majors, 3rd ed. (Great Jobs For... Series)
Author: Julie DeGalan - Stephen Lambert
ISBN 13: 9780071458764
ISBN 10: 7145876
Edition: 3
Publisher: McGraw-Hill
Publication Date: 2006-03-23
Format: Paperback
Pages: 192
List Price: $15.95

It’s time to put your psychology major to work!

You've worked hard for that psychology degree. Now what? Sometimes, the choice of careers can seem endless; the most difficult part of a job search is narrowing down your options.

Great Jobs for Psychology Majors will help you choose the right career out of the myriad possibilities at your disposal. It provides detailed profiles of careers in your field along with the basic skills necessary to begin a focused job search. You'll soon be on the fast track to landing a job that satisfies your personal, professional, and practical needs.

Great Jobs for Psychology Majors will help you:

  • Determine the occupation that's best suited to you
  • Craft a résumé and cover letter that stand out from the rest
  • Discover the avenues to find the perfect job
  • Learn from practicing professionals about everyday life on the job
  • Become familiar with current statistics on salaries and trends within the profession

Go from English major to:

  • School counselor
  • Case worker
  • Music therapist
  • Teacher
  • Health-care representative
  • Social worker
  • Researcher
  • Child-care worker
  • Policy analyst

Stephen Lambert is the director of Career Services at Plymouth State College in New Hampshire, where he counsels students and develops year-round career workshops.

Julie DeGalan worked as administrator and career counselor at Plymouth State College, where she focused on career development programs for students.