Resume tips or strategies

  • Include research projects you have done (focus on the skills you used in order to complete the project)
  • Include any thesis’ you may have written (honors thesis)
  • Include relevant publications.
  • Include any languages
  • Include professional organizations.


Career Resources for MA Community Psychology:

Salary and job outlook information

Job Title Median Salary Outlook
Psychologists $70,700 +19% (faster than average)
Rehabilitation Counselors $34,380 +9% (average)
School and Career Counselors $53,370 +8% (average)
Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors $39,270 +22% (faster than average)
Mental Health Counselors and Marriage and Family Therapists $42,250 +19% (faster than average)
Social and Human Service Assistants $29,790 +11% (faster than average)
Social Workers $45,500 +12% (faster than average)
Sociologists (Public Policy) $72,810 -1%

Management Job Interview Questions

    • What are your research interests? How did you get interested in this topic?
    • Did you do an undergraduate honors thesis? Tell me about it.
    • What is the clinical relevance of your research?
    • Tell me about an assessment instrument with which you feel competent?
    • What about clinical work do you enjoy the most? Least?
    • What is your theoretical orientation?
    • When did you first become interested in a career in psychology? How did you become interested in (specific interest area)?
    • Why did you choose this career path?
    • What is your opinion of projective testing (e.g., Rorschach)
    • What is your opinion of objective testing (e.g., MMPI-2)

LinkedIn Groups

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Global Journal of Community Psychology Practice

Health and Community Development Psychology

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NIMHANS Workshop Participants Community

Occupational Health Psychology • OHP Connect

Police and Criminal Psychology

Psychology 2.0

Special Interest Group for Child and Adolescent Psychology