Careers for Psychology Majors

Apply your knowledge of human behavior in your career…

By nature, Social Science majors are successful in many employment fields because of their ability to communicate effectively, think critically, and solve complex problems. These skills make our majors attractive to prospective employers.

Specifically, UALR Psychology majors often pursue careers in these areas with just a Bachelor’s degree:

  • Social Services
  • Human Resources
  • Case Management
  • Mental Health Services
  • Physical Health and Wellness
  • Crisis Work
  • Rehabilitation Services
  • Performance Enhancement
  • Testing/Assessment

About half of  students who receive a B.A. in Psychology at UALR go on to pursue a graduate degree which opens up even more employment prospects.