Careers in Psychology

Use the following information to help you decide whether you want to pursue a career in psychology, what kind of education you need to attain your career goals, and to what extent--educationally and experientially--you are willing to go in order to achieve those goals.

The 54 Divisions of the American Psychological Association

Exploring these divisions will give you a sense of the breadth of psychology and the many areas in which one can specialize.

Exploring Your Gifts and Your Career Possibilities

Graduate School and Career Options to Consider

Nonacademic Jobs for Scientific Psychologists

APA's Careers brochure

Additional Information for Evaluating Careers