To Learn More about Careers in Psychology

  • Suzanne Voigt is the Psychology Career Consultant at the UGA Career Center. She regularly meets with Psychology students about their personal career development at the Career Center. To schedule an appointment with Suzanne, please call the Career Center at 706-542-3375.
  • UGA Career Center The career center has a wealth of information on career options for psychology (and other) majors. They offer career assessments, workshops, and materials to help you identify a career that's right for you. Each semester they also have many career fairs to help prepare you for a career and find a job. Find employment opportunities through DawgLink, which can be accessed through the Career Center website.
  • Click here for a resource titled "What can I do with a major in psychology?" (PDF).
  • American Psychological Association (APA) homepage. On it you'll find:
    • what is the difference between a PsyD and a Ph.D.
    • clinical vs. counseling psychology
    • masters vs. doctoral degrees
    • state licensing information
    • you can request and receive free information on careers in psychology, APA membership, graduate programs in psychology and much more.
    • a listing of APA accredited graduate programs around the country. Find out about the 51 - yes that's 51 - different divisions of the APA including:
      • Media psychology
      • Clinical Neuropsychology
      • Family psychology
      • Applied Experimental and Engineering psychology
      • Consumer psychology
      • Military psychology
      • Behavioral neuroscience
      • Counseling psychology
      • Developmental psychology
      • Clinical psychology
      • Experimental psychology
      • Health psychology
      • Psychology of Religion
      • Social psychology
      • Exercise and Sport psychology
      • Group psychology
      • Industrial/Organizational psychology
      • ...and much more!!
  • Below are some external online resources for psychology careers

 

This web page will continue to have more information added to it in the future!