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Psychology

A Psychology degree is often used as a steppingstone toward a graduate degree; however, a B.A. in Psychology from Nichols College can also be applied to many jobs across a variety of fields. 

Bachelor’s degrees in Psychology are versatile. At Nichols, our Psychology majors are known for their strong communication skills, understanding of human behavior, problem-solving skills, and ability to collect, organize, and analyze information. 

Psychology is one of the most flexible, impactful degrees available to young students looking to make a difference in their communities and in the lives of the people they love. It’s also the perfect way to start a variety of great careers, which is why Nichols puts so much value on experiential learning opportunities and internships. 100% of our students graduate with at least 1 credit-bearing experience on their resume. As a student in our Psychology program, you’ll have the chance to earn credit while working in a diverse range of professional environments that put your classwork into practice. 

Jobs & Professions

  • Case Manager 
  • Child Care Worker 
  • Laboratory Assistant 
  • Market Researcher 
  • Research Assistant 
  • Probation and Parole Officer 
  • Sales Representative 
  • Social Service Specialist 
  • Case manager 
  • Correction treatment specialist 
  • Crime analyst  
  • Private investigator 
  • Victim witness advocate 
What can I do with a Psychology Major?

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