Research and Analysis Skills for a Variety
A greater recognition of the relevancy and usefulness of psychology theory and practice across a variety of professional contexts of psychology is emerging. Employers are seeking out individuals with a psychology background to tackle issues in education, the workplace, safety and security, decision making, risk assessment, rehabilitation and prevention. As a result, the rich understanding of psychological theory and methods are applicable in a variety of nonprofit, corporate and educational settings.
The knowledge and skills MS in psychology graduates possess in such areas as research, analysis, assessment, human behavior and working effectively with others make them valuable contributors in a number of careers and organizations, including:
- Community-based organizations
- Conflict management
- Sales, marketing and advertising
- Human resources