Is it unrealistic to think you can get a psychology job without a masters degree?
I am looking to get into psychology but I don't want to go to graduate school. People have scared me away and said the competition for clinical psychologists is fierce in the US. I'd like to put in 4 years or so. I'd be happy with being a mental health aid. What kind of jobs can you get with a bachelors?
Asked By: katrinaxdoll - 1/3/2009
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
Just a word of warning: helping people without the proper amount of schooling can be both dangerous and a liability. If you don't have certification to treat and you do, you are opening up yourself to a whole world of being sued... More
Answered By: Audrey D - 1/4/2009
Additional Answers (2)
Open your own shop as a counselor. As long as you don't advertise yourself as a doctor, you're fine. A real dr. will make more loot, but who cares... More
Answered By: Munkstump - 1/3/2009
You can open up your own kind of psychology (but as the previous person said, dont do anything illegal like call yourself a doctor... More
Answered By: sushi - 1/4/2009
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
Find All Jobs Hiring in Your Area. Hiring Immediately - Apply Today!
Shop Online or Sign Up To Sell AVON & Earn Fast Cash Today!
Click. Search. Apply. Free!
Other Career Questions
Do most mechanical engineering jobs offer job security?
What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.
Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
2013 Engineering Jobs Outlook
Engineers will find job opportunities in select disciplines in 2013, with candidates who are all-around, client-oriented businesspeople in demand.
Best-Paying Jobs by Major
What could you earn with a particular four-year degree? Find out by checking out this list of the top-paying jobs for 20 of the most common majors.
Eight High-Paying, Secure Jobs
Want to earn a good salary and enjoy a measure of job security as well? Check out these well-paying jobs on tap for fast growth in the coming years.