Careers and Outcomes in Experimental Psychology

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Preparing for future study

Our graduate track in experimental psychology is designed to prepare you for doctoral studies. Typically, our students wish to pursue primarily an academic or research career. Possible careers include teaching at the university level and conducting basic and applied research.

If you wish to pursue further education, consider working with a faculty member on a research project, maintain a high GPA, and secure excellent faculty recommendations.

Jobs that typically require a doctoral degree include the following:

  • Experimental psychologist
  • School psychologist
  • Sport psychologist
  • Professor