The best resources out there when it comes to applying to graduate school in psychology:
Sub-fields in Psychology
•Click here for the APA's list of the 14 recognized psychology subfields
• Click here for help choosing a psychology specialty
• Click here or here for very simple guides to sub-fields in psychology. Keep in mind this just covers the basic fields in psychology.
•****Remember that it's perfectly ok if your interests don't fit nicely into just 1 category! Find out what interests YOU!
Careers in Psychology
•Click here for everything you need to know about careers in psychology
• So you majored in psychology.... now what? Click here to find out!
• Psychology majors CAN make money! Click here for the most lucrative psychology careers. Also click here for the fastest growing careers in psychology.
• Click here for lots of info about psychology careers and factors that contribute to salary.
•Click here for psychology career FAQ.
•Click here for career options with a Bachelor's in Psychology
Searching for Programs
•Click here for an idea of how various psychology programs are ranked.
•Click here for the book "Insider's Guide to Graduate Programs in Clinical and Counseling Psychology"
•Know what career you want? Find the right program here.
• Click here for the APA's advice on choosing a graduate program
• Click here for APA's search engine for APA accredited programs.
From PhD panelist Namrata Nanavatay,
Here are some resources for those applying to Clinical/Counseling-Psych graduate programs:
What can you do with your Psychology Degree?