Neuroscience is the study of the nervous system. Some of the fields that you would work in with a neuroscience degree will have to do with the brain and how it affects what people do and how they think. Some neuroscience fields work with diagnosing and treating disorders. The following careers will help you decide which one is right for you once you’ve completed a neuroscience degree program. 1. Neuropsychology Neuropsychology is a subfield of psychology. People in this line of work focus on how the brain affects behavior. They may assess the brain and behavior connection, diagnose any disorders, … / Read more »
Spring 2014 Graduates – One Year After Graduation The following infographic presents data on the career outcomes of Spring 2014 college graduates one year after completing their degrees. This data was gathered from 31, 365 respondents by 39 schools in 21 states using The Outcomes Survey. Additional data, reports and infographics on the 2014 graduating class are available on The Outcomes Survey website.
Timothy from Indiana State University asked: I just graduated with a degree in Psychology. How much do Psychology majors make? I need to know how much I will make so I can be sure I can pay my bills once I am “off my parent’s payroll.” Hi Timothy – Reality time, right! Mom and Dad will only cover your bills for so long. Eventually, you have to bear the cost of being you, and you need a job that will help you do so. How much do Psychology grads make? Well … that depends upon what they choose do when they graduate. Those … / Read more »
Rehab isn’t just for celebs battling addictions and disorders, and it doesn’t always look like the Beverly Hills resort-style programs they tend to favor. There’s a huge range of careers in the rehabilitation field, from stroke to speech, and it’s a great option for people who might be interested in medicine – just not so much that they want to go through endless years of med school. The education you should pursue is similar for each type of rehab therapist. You’ll need a bachelor’s degree in a health-related field, such as anatomy, chemistry, psychology or physics. After that, you’ll be … / Read more »
An article by contributor Christopher Austin. As an entry-level worker or college grad, it’s natural to feel like you’re in no position to negotiate salary terms. Even if you don’t feel like you have any influence or your experience is limited, there are ways you can still make yourself appear valuable in front of hiring managers. Mastering negotiations is easier than you think. If you believe that you have the power to bargain, then you have it. Be bold and walk into a business negotiation with as much confidence as possible. Salary negotiations are always considered such a delicate matter. Yet with … / Read more »