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Psychology

   The Psychology Major: Psychology is the study of the behavior of the individual. It is a multifaceted discipline ranging from the study of the biological basis of behavior to the study of the individual in a social context. Psychology is inherently intriguing-how do babies learn, how do social factors influence the brain, how can we treat autism? Studying psychology at Rutgers-Newark is all the more fascinating because undergraduates learn in small classes taught by brilliant faculty who share their passion for exploring human behavior.

Departmental Website:
http://www.ncas.rutgers.edu/psychology


   Please click on the tabs below to see a list of sample occupations possible with a Psychology degree and a list employers who have hired Rutgers-Newark students with a degree in Psychology.

  • Sample Occupations
  • Employers who have Hired R-N Graduates

Sample Occupations

  • Personnel Interviewer
  • Trade Show Layout Coordinator
  • Probation/Parole Officer
  • Employment Agent Counselor
  • Public Opinion Interviewer
  • Customs/Immigration
  • Correction Officer
  • Motivational Researcher
  • Career Planning & Placement Director
  • Public Health Statistician
  • Correctional Caseworker
  • Labor Relations Specialist
  • Trainer
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Cottage Parent
  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Mental Health Worker
  • Rehabilitation Counselor
  • Hospice Coordinator
  • School Counselor
  • Prisoner Classification Interviewer
  • Social Worker
  • Minority Groups & Race Relations Specialist
  • Sales Representative
  • Psychologist, Industrial/Organizational
  • Clergy
  • Teacher, Arts/Humanities
  • Job Analyst
  • Psychologist, Clinical/Counseling
  • Psychologist, Researcher Technical
  • Writer/Communicator
  • Career Counselor
  • Fundraiser/Development Officer
  • Consumer Credit/Loan Officer
  • Writer/Author
  • Financial Aid Director
  • Community Relations Director
  • Real Estate Agent
  • Research Assistant
  • Recreation Professional
  • Population Studies Researcher
  • Police Officer
  • Foreign Student Advisor
  • Merchandise Demonstrator
  • Ergonomist
  • Secret Service Agent
  • Claim Adjuster/Examiner
  • Speech Pathologist/Audiologist
  • Customer Service Representative

Employers Who Have Hired R-N Graduates

  • New Jersey Division of Youth and Family Services
  • Catholic Community Services
  • State of New Jersey
  • St. Claire's Homes & AIDS Resource
  • Youth Advocate Program
  • Association of Retarded Citizens
  • National Association of Anorexia and Associated Disorders
  • Prudential
  • Department of Environmental Protection
  • U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
  • National Clearinghouse on Marital & Date Rape
  • New Jersey Transit
  • Hyacinth AIDS Foundation
  • Elizabeth Coalition to House the Homeless
  • International Institute of New Jersey
  • Economic Development Commission
  • Kesseler Institute
  • Children's Specialized Hospital
  • The United Way
  • The Program for Women and Families
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