What kind of government jobs can I get with a BA in Psychology?
I am planning on getting my BA in Psychology and I was wondering what kind of government jobs can I apply for that would appreciate this degree? If you have any other job suggestions please let me know. Are there any government jobs or other jobs that require any type of Bachelor's degree in order to qualify?
Asked By: Trees - 8/9/2008
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There isn't a lot you can do with a BA in psychology. You'll need an advanced degree like a Master's if you want to do counseling. With a bachelor's degree you could work as a psych tech in a hospital with a behavioral health unit.
Answered By: Jojo - 8/9/2008
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Answered By: D - 8/9/2008
law enforcement, most county, state and local governments have needs for pyschologists and the like for corrections, human services and assisting the developmentally delayed. Most school systems need them too. There is actually a lot.
Answered By: arch0049 - 8/9/2008
You need a master's degree as a minimum to work as a psychologist anyplace. (apa.org for more info... More
Answered By: bluegoat114 - 8/9/2008
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