What kind of jobs can I get while currently working on bachelor's in psychology?
Can I even get any jobs? i know with a bachelors one can work as a case manager or advocate at a nonprofit agency, but is it realistic to be able to have a job related to psych while still working on the bachelor's degree? I'm currently a volunteer on a crisis line at a domestic violence agency in which I'm getting clinical experience but what I'm referring to in my question is actual paid work while still *not* done with my b.a.
Asked By: julez - 11/16/2008
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When I was in college, my roommate was a psychology major. She worked at a speech therapist's office basically as a secretary, but she had a lot of interaction with the kids. She was hired almost immediately at a psychologist's firm later based on this experience-- having worked in a clincal setting and experience... More
Answered By: juliefizzle - 11/16/2008
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you should look into working for a nonprofit. a lot of them need some type of office help or outreach assistance. it would definitely be educational! i work nonprofit now and we have part time employees that are still in college, and a full time employee who just graduated in psychology. good luck!
Answered By: Lisa - 11/16/2008
Psychometric tests, observing, exploring and interpreting behaviours. That's all. This is what a BA in Psychology offers. Good Luck!
Answered By: Antinsect - 11/16/2008
Research assistance or proctoring. I did this for 3 years as an undergrad and into my master's program and it taught me a lot about research and teaching.
Answered By: Susie S - 11/16/2008
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