Industry Specific Insights

  • Internships may be limited due to licensing and academic requirements to work with specific populations.
  • Seek internships that allow you develop skills working with the issues or populations you are most attracted to.
  • Most full-time psychology jobs require a professional licensure.
  • Upcoming graduates should be open-minded about entry-level jobs as they may be less practice-oriented or general than preferred.
  • Research assistants for hospitals, universities, and research centers offer entry-level work to candidates who have adequate research experience from their undergraduate careers.
  • View our 2018-19 Career Planning Guide & Internship Orientation Guide.

Selected Resources

The resources below are a combination of general industry information as well as specific job and internship posting sites for this industry.

Selected Professional Associations

A professional association is an organization of people who have similar career interests. These membership-based organizations often offer a reduced rate for students that allow access to the many resources they provide. Professional association websites can also offer job/internship databases as well as opportunities to find mentors or other contacts.

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