What Can I Do With a Major In Developmental Psychology?
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Learn more about a major in Developmental Psychology. All liberal arts degrees help CLA students develop their Core Career Competencies, and child psychology majors develop specific skills that are applicable to lots of different careers. These skills include a strong understanding of human development across the lifespan; written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills; and critical thinking and ethical decision-making skills.
- Child Psychology Student Organization (CPSO)
- Psi Chi & Psychology Club
- School Psychology Student Association
- Active Minds
- Brain Club
- Minnesota Student Association of Psychotherapy
- PsychSIGN (Psychiatry Interest Group)
- APA Division 53 - Society of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology
- American Psychological Association
- American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy
- American Board of Forensic Psychologists
- American Counseling Association
- Association for Applied Sports Psychology
- Association for Psychological Science
- National Association of School Psychologists
- National Board for Certified Counselors
- Society of Clinical Psychology
- Society of Counseling Psychology
- The Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology
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