Majoring in Psych? Career Options for Psychology Undergraduates

by ;
  • ISBN13:


  • ISBN10:


  • Edition: 5th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 6/25/2013
  • Publisher: Pearson
  • Purchase Benefits
  • Free Shipping On Orders Over $59!
    Your order must be $59 or more to qualify for free economy shipping. Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace items, eBooks and apparel do not qualify for this offer.
  • Get Rewarded for Ordering Your Textbooks! Enroll Now
  • We Buy This Book Back!
    In-Store Credit: $8.40
    Check/Direct Deposit: $8.00
List Price: $48.60 Save up to $24.61
  • eBook
    Add to Cart


Supplemental Materials

What is included with this book?

  • The eBook copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included. This is true even if the title states it includes any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.


An accessible guide for all Psychology undergraduates.


Focusing on the multiple ways that students can enhance their marketability while still in school, Majoring in Psych?: Career Options for Psychology Undergraduates, 5/e answers the career-planning questions most psychology majors find themselves asking.This student-friendly guide looks at psychology as both a discipline and a liberal arts degree from a career perspective. The authors have compiled information to help students demystify the process of career development. Using a question-and-answer format, this valuable resource shows students how they can take an early and active role in shaping their professional paths. The humorous, down-to-earth tone makes this book accessible to all students.


This text is available in a variety of formats – digital and print. Pearson offers its titles on the devices students love through Pearson’s MyLab products, CourseSmart, Amazon, and more. To learn more about our programs, pricing options and customization, click the Choices tab.


Learning Goals

Upon completing this book, readers will be able to:

  • Explore the various careers a Psychology major can provide.
  • Enhance their marketability as a Psychology major.

Table of Contents



Chapter 1:      Should I major in psychology?

Chapter 2:      How can I be sure?

Chapter 3:      What careers are available?

Chapter 4:      How do I explore careers?

Chapter 5:      How do I enhance my employability?

Chapter 6:      Will I make any money?

Chapter 7:      Should I go to graduate school?

Chapter 8:      How do I prepare for graduate school?

Chapter 9:      How do I do a job search?

Chapter 10:    I have my job, now what?

Rewards Program

Write a Review