Psychology

Program Information

Psychology is the study of cognitive, emotional, and social 
processes by observing, interpreting, and recording how
individuals relate to one another and to their environments.

Instructor Contact Information:

Sabrina Brown
Seal Hall Office, Room 137
slbrown@prcc.edu 

Possible careers in this program:

School Psychologists, Rehabilitation psychologists, industrial psychologists, counseling psychologists, and clinical psychologist.

What a student can expect from a career in this field:

Some psychologist work independently, conducting research, consulting clients, or working with patients. Others work as a part of a healthcare team, collaborating with physicians and social workers, or school settings, working with students, teachers, parents, and other educators. Those in private practice often work evenings and weekends to accommodate clients.

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Additional Information:

  • Education Required: Bachelor’s Degree, Master’s Degree, and PHD or PSYD
  • Job Outlook 2019-2029: 25% growth
  • Important qualities: compassion, interpersonal skills, listening skills, patience, and speaking skills.

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