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Links and Development Sources for Graduate School and Careers in Psychology

The following is a list of websites and print sources available to assist you in identifying career options and development of skills relevant to the job market or graduate school.  Many of the websites come from a book entitled, Careers in Psychology, by Tara L. Kuther & Robert D. Morgan (2007). 

1.  http://www.apa.org/students/

Click onto “Considering a Career in Psychology?” to access additional sites relevant to choosing psychology as a major.
Click onto “Getting into Graduate School” to access additional sites relevant to graduate programs

2.  http://www.psichi.org/pubs/eye/  & http://www.psichi.org/pubs/search.asp

Click onto “Careers” for an on-line listing of articles about job options and skill development
Click onto “Graduate School” for an on-line listing of articles about applying to and succeeding in graduate school.

3. http://www.psychology.ccsu.edu/psy06.htm# 

Click onto “Marky Lloyd's Careers in Psychology Page.” For information about career options

4. http://www.psychologicalscience.org/apssc/undergrad/

5.  Psychology:  Scientific Problem Solvers….Careers for the 21st Century

http://www.apa.org/students/brochure/index.html

 

6.  Career Key

http://www.careerkey.org

 

7.  American Psychological Society

http://www.psychologicalscience.org

 

8.  State Psychological Associations

http://www.apa.org/practice/refer.html & http://www.easternpsychological.org

 

9.  Career Path Less Traveled

http://www.apa.org/monitor/feb01/careerpath.html

 

10.  Council of Teachers of Undergraduate Psychology

http://www.psych.txstate.edu/ctup

 

11.  Society for the Teaching of Psychology

http://www.teachpsych.lemoyne.edu

 

12.  Military Career Guide Online

http://www.todaysmilitary.com/app/tm/careers & http://usmilitary.about.com

 

13.  Careers in Clinical & Counseling Psychology

http://www.apa.org/divisions/div12 & http://www.div17.org & http://www.cas.northwestern.edu/psych/undergraduate/clinical.html & http://psichi.org/pubs/article.asp?article_id=171 & http://psichi.org/pubs/article.asp?article_id=97

 

14.  Careers in Social Work

http://www.collegeview.com/career/careersearch/job_profiles/human/sw.html

 

15.  Psy. D.

http://psichi.org/pubs/article.asp?article_id=171

 

16.  Careers in School Psychology

http://www.stemnet.nf.ca/casp & http://www.indiana.edu/~div16/index.html & http://www.nasponline.org/index2.html & http://www-gse.berkely.edu/program/sp/html/spguide.html & http://www.nasponline.org/certification/becoming.html

 

17. Careers in Psychiatry (child & adolescent psychiatry)

http://www.aacap.org

 

18.  Legal or Forensic Psychology

http://www.ap-ls.org & http://www.astcweb.org & http://www.bop.gov & http://www.corrections.com & http://www.lawandsociety.org & http://www.forest.edu/mhcca/index-main.html & http://www.nejrs.org & http://www.nicic.org & http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/nij & http://www.policepsych.com

 

19.  Health & Sport Psychology

http://www.health-psych.org & http://www.sbm.org & http://www.aaasponline.org/index.php & http://www.psychology.lu.se/FEPSAC & http://www-personal.umich.edu/~bing/oversite/sportpsych.html & http://www.selfhelpmagazine.com/articles/sports/index.shtml & http://www.healthpsych.com & http://www.healthpsychology.net

 

20.  Biopsychology, Cognitive neuropsychology, or Clinical neuropsychology

http://www.biopsychology.org

http://www.theaben.org

http://www.abpn.net/index.php

http://www.the-ins.org

http://nanonline.org

http://www.apa.org/divisions/div6

http://www.div40.org

http://www.neuropsychologycentral.com

http://www.tbidoc.com

 

21.  Industrial Organizational Psychology

http://siop.org

http://www.piop.net

http://www.aomonline.org

http://www.workteams.unt.edu

http://www.shrm.org

http://hfes.org

http://www.iied.org

http://new.idsa.org/webmodules/articles/articlefiles/GETIDJOB.pdf

http://www.ucm.es/info/Psyap/iaap/evans.htm

http://www.wcupa.edu/_ACADEMICS/sch_cas.psy/Career_Paths/Industrial/Career06.htm

http://www.careers-in-business.com/consulting/mc.htm

http://www.campusaccess.com/campus_web/career/c4job_cons.htm

 

22.  Experimental, Cognitive, & Quantitative Psychology

http://www.careers-in-finance.com/in.htm

http://www.beanactuar.org

http://www.anderson.ucla.edu/faculty/jason.frand/teacher/techologies/palace/datamining.htm

http://www.dwinfocenter.org

http://www.budgetanalyst.com/careers.htm

http://www.iii.org

http://www.ahip.org

http://www.acss.org

http://www.sage.org

http://www.informs.org

 

23.  Social & Consumer Psychology

http://www.spsp.org/what.htm

http://www.trinity.edu/~mkearl/socpsy.html

http://realtytimes.com

http://www.arello.org

http://www.consumerpsychologist.com

http://www.martex.co.uk/prcareerdevelopment/il.htm

http://careers.wlu.edu/web_exchange/adinex.htm

http://www.wetfeet.com/asp/careerprofiles_track.asp?careerpk=23

http://retailindustry.about.com/library/blcareer.htm

http://arttech.about.com/library/bl_freelancing_help_advertising.htm

 

24.  Developmental Psychology

http://www.nccanet.org

http://www.naeyc.org

http://www.nncc.org

http://www.srcd.org

http://www.careersinaging.com/careersinaging

http://www.toytia.org/Content/NavigationMenu/Press_Room/Publications_Resources1/Toy_Inventor_Designer_Guide/Toy_Inventory_Designer_Guide.htm

http:www.sesameworkshop.org

http://www.caru.org

http://www.s-r-a.org

http://movingideas.org

http://www.familiesandwork.org

http://www.americangeriatrics.org

http://www.aafrc.org

http://www.afpnet.org

http://www.aghe.org

http://www.rand.org/about

http://www.mdrc.org
 

25.  Getting a job after graduation

http://www.jobhuntersbible.com

http://www.quintcareers.com

http://www.collegegrad.com

http://www.jobweb.com

http://www.monstertrak.monster.com

http://careerbuilder.com

http://www.monstertrak.monster.com

 

26/  Getting into graduate school

http://psichi.org/pubs/search.asp?category1=7

http://www.uwstout.edu/programs/bap/pgs.html

http://graduateschool.about.com

http://www.apa.org/apags

http://www.psychgrad.org

 

Books about being a Psychology major:

  1. DeGalan, J. & Lambert, S. (1995). Great jobs for psychology majors. Lincolnwood, IL: VGM Career Horizons. (Available through interlibrary loan from ESCU).
  1.  Landrum, E., Favis, S., & Landrum, T. A. (2000). The psychology major: Career options and strategies for success. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall. (Available through interlibrary loan from ESCU and SCSU).
  2. Moran, B. L., & Korschgen, A. J. (2001). Majoring in psych? Career options for psychology undergraduates. Boston: Allyn & Bacon. (Available through interlibrary loan from SCSU).
 
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