Careers in the "social worker" field? Anything with psychology degree?

what are some specific things to do in that field and what would I have to major in going through college to do it. I would really like to major in psychology adn then do soething in that field. Is that possible? Also if you know, how much does that field get paid? Thanks :-]

Asked By: feelin_green - 10/25/2008
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I've been a social worker for 7 years and I have a BA with a double major in government and psychology. So no, you don't have to have a BSW degree. Also, most MSW programs accept a wide range of undergraduate degrees. You didn't mention what kind of social worker you wanted to be so I'm putting a list below (sorry... More
Answered By: Dorian - 10/29/2008
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Pay is low and working conditions suck. You can't save the world, sorry.
Answered By: Doug J - 10/25/2008
A BS in Psychology and then a masters (one year probably) in Social Work sounds really great. Depending on where you live, a minor in Spanish would make your chances even better. You will have no problem finding a good job.
Answered By: Nuwa - 10/25/2008
Careers in Psychology... More
Answered By: lordreith - 10/26/2008
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