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Career Center & Student Employment

Psychology

CSU, Chico Catalog Description

Some graduates with Psychology degrees have pursued one or more of the following occupations:

  • Advertising Manager
  • Bank Officer
  • Book Critic
  • Career Guidance Technician
  • Caseworker
  • Child Psychiatrist
  • Child Support Officer
  • Claims Adjuster
  • Clinical Psychologist
  • College/University Official
  • Columnist/Commentator
  • Community Organization Worker
  • Consumer Affairs Director
  • Correctional Officer
  • Counselor
  • Criminalist
  • Employment Counselor
  • Employee Relations Specialist
  • Experimental Psychologist
  • Financial Aid Counselor
  • Flight Attendant
  • Foreign-Service Officer
  • Group Home Counselor
  • Guidance Counselor
  • Human Resources Specialist
  • Human Service Assistant
  • Management Trainee
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Organizational Psychologist
  • Placement Director
  • Probation/Parole Officer
  • Professor
  • Psychiatrist
  • Psychiatric Social Worker
  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Recreational Director
  • Recreational Therapist
  • Sales Representative
  • School Psychologist
  • Social Psychologist
  • Social Worker
  • Special Education Teacher
  • Statistician
  • Writer

Important:

  • Typically co-curricular activities, work experience and/or internships are essential (in addition to earning a college degree) to be competitive in the job market upon graduation.
  • Some occupations may require advanced degrees and/or training (check with the Career Center regarding your target occupations).
  • Please visit the Career Center (SSC 270) early in your college experience to get ideas on how to build your resume.

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