Postgraduate Opportunities

Equipping you for academic advancement

Advanced training is a must if you want to work in many areas of psychology. Mercer University’s Psychology major prepares you for the rigorous coursework and research required in graduate programs. Our curriculum is designed to challenge your critical thinking skills and teach you advanced research methods while working alongside our faculty.

Contact your advisor if you are interested in enrolling in a graduate program. We will be happy to guide you through the process and help you discover the best fit for your career goals.

Career options

Graduating with a Psychology major opens a number of career opportunities. The comprehensive education you earn at Mercer University builds a strong background in a number of topics. When these courses are taken in conjunction with the psychology major, you build a strong foundation for a successful career in a number of industries.

Recent graduates are working in areas such as:

  • Business
  • Education
  • Law enforcement
  • Medical centers
  • Mental health
  • Pharmacy
  • Research
  • Social service