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How To Use This Site

There are several ways to use careersinpsych.com depending on what information you are looking for and how well developed your plans for a career happen to be.

Still not sure? Read through each of the three methods below and see which seems the best fit for you.

Navigating By Specific Career

search the site by specific psychology career types

  1. Click on the Career Category link at the top of the page. Different career categories will appear.
  2. Click on the career category that you are interested in. Specific careers in that category will appear that require either a BA/BS degree or a graduate degree (MA/MS or PhD).
  3. Click on a career and you will see information about that career (including salary information). You may also see links that direct you to additional information about it.
  4. Go back to the page from Step 3 and click the link that presents a checklist of important steps you should complete in order to pursue that career.
  5. For careers that involve graduate and professional school, go back to the page from Step 3 to see if there are links to sites that describe how to apply to these schools.

Navigating By Interests

use our site to search for jobs in psychology related to your interests

  1. Click on the Explore Your Interests link at the top of the page. Thirty-one different areas of interest will appear.
  2. Click on the area of interest that you want to explore.
  3. Click on a career category and you will see information about that career.

Navigating By Salary

use our site to search for psychology jobs by salary level or amount of money you can make

  1. Click on the Salary Levels link at the top of the page. Different salary categories will appear. 
  2. Click on the link that shows all salaries or click on the category that represents how much money you hope to earn.