Department of Psychological Science and Counseling

Career Applications in Psychological Sciences

The average American will hold about seven jobs during their career so today’s graduates must have the adaptive skills for an ever-changing work environment. Psychology students acquire vital professional skills including advanced speaking, writing, and computer competency as they engage in complex problem-solving and organizational tasks.

Internships, individualized for the students’ interest and professional goals, provide practical experience. Majors also have the opportunity to develop leadership roles in department and university activities. The psychology club offers opportunities to engage in community service projects, shadow employed alumni, and form strong departmental bonds. 

Career Options

After receiving a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, you will be prepared for many career opportunities including: 

  • Human Services
  • Business
  • Research
  • Law
  • Graduate School

100%

of graduates have been employed within three months of graduation.

For more information

Office of Admissions
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Meeting people through student government
Getting involved in student government helped Oluwabanwo Adeniyi '21 feel like she’s part of the campus community.
Watch Bami's story
Building relationships with faculty and coaches
After he explored his college options, Conor Smith '20 decided to choose Marian because of his interest in athletics and exercise science.
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Following her dream to be a dentist
After graduating cum laude with Marian's Class of 2017, Chrislyn (Church) Fite is well on her way.
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*Placement rates are gathered from data collected from graduates within six months of graduation.