Psychology:The science or study of the mind and behavior
Why Pyschology:With a psychology career there is great potential to make a difference in people’s lives. Some places that employ psychologists are laboratories, hospitals, courtrooms, schools and universities, community health centers, prisons, and corporate offices.
A psychology major can be combined with another major or minor in related fields such as biology, sociology, criminal justice, philosophy and religion, political science, business, and more!
Benefits:Students that graduate with a degree in psychology leave with knowledge and skills applicable to daily life such as: interpersonal skills, parenting knowledge, how to build and maintain a healthy relationship, effective job skills, and more!
A psychology degree from Blackburn College can prepare students for graduate education in Psychology fields like:
Internships:On and off-campus internships opportunities for Psychology include:
- Community mental health centers
- Campus counseling center Hospice
- Domestic violence center
- Institutional Board of Research
5 Hot Job Outlooks:
- Advocacy Programming Director
- Department of Health and Human Services Representative
- Department of Justice Officer
- Department of Mental Health
- Market Researcher
Chair of Psychology
Ph.D., Texas Tech University
office: 217-854-3231 ext. 5636