A Houghton degree in psychology can open doors to a variety of careers. In a recent survey of graduates, 93 percent of those responding reported being employed in their field or attending graduate school within one year of graduation.

What they’re doing

  • Chiropractic doctor
  • Christian therapeutic community
  • Consultant/analyst
  • Counselor
  • Human resources, labor relations
  • Mental health counselor
  • Missionary
  • Nurse
  • Paramedic
  • Psychologist
  • Researcher
  • School psychologist
  • Social worker
  • Teacher
  • Therapeutic recreation, psychiatric hospital
  • Therapist
  • Volunteer coordinator

Grad Schools Attended

  • Alfred University
  • Asbury Theological Seminary
  • Azusa Pacific University
  • Biola University, Rosemead School of Psychology
  • Boston College
  • Boston University
  • Colorado State University
  • DePaul University
  • Fuller Theological Seminary
  • Indiana Wesleyan University
  • Northeastern University
  • Rochester Institute of Technology
  • St. Bonaventure University
  • Syracuse University
  • Temple University
  • The Ohio State University
  • University of Buffalo
  • University of Connecticut
  • University of New Hampshire
  • University of Oklahoma
  • University of Rochester
  • University of Tulsa
  • University of Virginia
  • Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Wheaton College

93 percent of psychology majors responding to a recent survey reported being employed or in graduate school.