Students completing undergraduate degrees in psychological sciences develop many career skills valued by employers. For more information, review the Transferable Skills Resource from the American Psychological Association.
A recent publication from APA for psychology students identified 300 careers, many for those with undergraduate degrees (Appleby, 2017 An Online Career Exploration Resource for Psychology 专业)
- Business, Advertising and Finance
- Traditional areas of psychology (Academic, 临床, 咨询, 认知发展, 刑事, 法医, 健康, 媒体, 神经心理学, 个性, 公共卫生等等
- Sport, Recreation and Fitness
Please be sure to visit with your advisor to discuss career options and planning.
As a student in the Chadron State 心理科学 program, you will have choices among classes in a wide variety of subfields in Psychology: experimental, 不正常的, 认知, 发展, 生理, 个性, 以及社会心理学. We have recently added courses in gender, 健康心理学, industrial-organizational psychology, 临床心理学, sport psychology and psychology and law.
You will complete coursework in psychological sciences, 必要的研究, a major or minor in another area. 的 ability to select a minor from another area allows you to personalize your degree and career plan. Some minors can be completed online. Minors that might be of interest to psychological sciences students include:
- Communication Arts (several options)
- Family and Consumer Science (several options, including Public 健康, Child and Family)
- Mental 健康 (four new minors added)
Psychology students at Chadron State College can complete their major coursework online or in a face-to-face setting. 班级通常很小. We encourage students to become part of the active campus environment, 包括学生社团, to engage in experiential learning in the form of internships.
心理科学 students develop important skills in critical thinking, research and writing as they learn more about the field of psychological science. 的se skills are important in a wide range of careers, as well as important for preparation for graduate school in psychological science or related programs. Please visit this page for more information about learning outcomes and degree programs in psychological sciences.