Making Bank: Well-paying jobs for Psychology majors

Recorded Wednesday, March 24 at 08:00 PM

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About this livestream


Do you want to study psychology, but are concerned about the job prospects? Are you committed to the field, but looking for a career besides therapist?

Don't psych yourself out — join our stream instead! Stop by to ask some questions or stay for the hour to learn if a psychology degree is right for you.

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Undergrad College: Yale University '21

Work Experience: I am a senior at Yale and excited to begin my fifth admissions cycle working with CollegeVine. After four years of working directly with students, I can't wait to engage with the people and the process in new and innovative ways online.

Audience questions

These are questions from the audience that we had time to answer during the live session. If you have any other questions, you can request an answer from Hale and other CollegeVine experts in an upcoming livestream or on the Q&A Forum anytime.
18:53@anonymous:Whats a field that merges CS and Psych.?
29:03@benny:Just out of curiosity can a Psychiatrist diagnose a client or is that reserved for a psychologist?
38:16@anonymous:is debate a good activity to participate in high school?
51:51@anonymous:What AP classes do you think are good taking for someone intending to major in Psych.?
54:01@anonymous:could you restate all of the psychology careers that you said? For those who joined later
57:00@anonymous:is psych easier than fields like CS
59:27@anonymous:like how would taking Psych affect admissions chances?
60:11@anonymous:how does a clinical psychologist differ from a therapist? because i've been thinking about both fields
63:09@anonymous:do college admissions officers choose certain majors over others when admitting?
66:09@anonymous:What are some examples of selective schools that have a good Psychology program?
68:46@anonymous:do AP history classes work for a psych major?
71:57@anonymous:why are lower gpas for psych have higher acceptance rates compared to higher gpas for med. at most selective schools?
72:59@anonymous:how do you switch majors
76:05@anonymous:is art related to psych?
78:06@anonymous:im in grade 6, how can i prepare myself to be psych major?
79:49@anonymous:why do people make fun of psych majors
81:32@anonymous:difference between core psychology and neuroscience?
82:29@anonymous:would manipulative people make good psychiatrists or forensic psychologists?
83:53@anonymous:does yale still have that CS + Psych major merge program?
84:57@anonymous:does yale have a good med program?
86:14@anonymous:Why psychology? Why do we need to understand how the brain works?
89:25@anonymous:how important are letters of rec compared to essays


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