Our BS in Psychology degree can open doors to a number of career opportunities in the fields of mental health, human services, and healthcare. Psychology graduates can be found in all sectors of the professional workforce and have the opportunity to choose a career that aligns with their overall goals and personal interests. This program can also help you acquire interpersonal and communication skills desired by employers both in and outside of the mental health field.

A BS in Psychology from Walden can prepare you to pursue a variety of careers, including:*

  • Adult day care worker
  • Alcohol counselor
  • Assistant case manager
  • Behavioral management aide
  • Case management aide
  • Drug abuse counselor
  • Group activities aide
  • Group home worker
  • Halfway house counselor
  • Home health aide
  • Laboratory assistant
  • Researcher
  • Social service aide
  • Social service liaison
  • Youth worker

You may also wish to use your BS in Psychology as a steppingstone for pursuing an MS in Psychology or even a PhD in Psychology.

*Career options may require additional experience, training, or other factors beyond the successful completion of this degree program.


Sonya Walker

Sonya Walker

MS in Psychology Graduate
Walden has high standards. A disciplined approach to studies is essential.
To me, the difference between attending an accredited college is the difference between success and failure. I had to make sure the university I chose was accredited and user friendly with a challenging curriculum.
Walden University is a resource-loaded, caring network of faculty and students that allows anyone in the world to fulfill their educational goals while improving the world we live in.
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