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Psychological Science

Psychological Science

Internships

The American Psychological Association maintains a list of fellowships and internships that may be a good fit for psychological science students. Visit the APA’s website to learn more.

Psychological science majors have interned with prominent organizations across the country, including:

  • Allen/Roche Group – Boston, MA
  • Artists for Humanity – Boston, MA
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters – Rochester, NY
  • Bozzuto Group – Greenbelt, MD
  • Brooks Brothers – New York, NY
  • Chemung County Youth Center – Elmira, NY
  • Child Trauma Research Center Project – San Francisco, CA
  • Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center – Ogdensburg, NY
  • Clear Channel Radio – San Antonio, TX
  • Clement USA – Matthews, NC
  • Corrections Facility – Newark, NJ
  • DFS – San Francisco, CA
  • Eventure Events – Cazenovia, NY
  • Family Counseling Service of the Finger Lakes – Geneva, NY
  • Finger Lakes Health – Geneva, NY
  • First Book – New Orleans, LA
  • Forbes.com – New York, NY
  • Fox News – New York, NY
  • Geneva Business Improvement District – Geneva, NY
  • Geneva Community Health Center – Geneva, NY
  • Geneva General Hospital – Geneva, NY
  • Geneva Middle/High School – Geneva, NY
  • Geneva Police Department – Geneva, NY
  • Happiness House – Geneva, NY
  • Hillside Family of Agencies – Varick, NY
  • Kenneth Cole Fashions – New York, NY
  • Massachusetts General Hospital – Boston, MA
  • NBC WHEC – Rochester, NY
  • NXTEvent – Boston, MA
  • Riverside Outpatient Clinic – Newton, MA
  • Special Education Counselor – Manlius, NY
  • University of Rochester – Rochester, NY
  • U.S. Dept. of Agriculture – Syracuse, NY
  • Victor Primary School – Victor, NY
  • Wediko Children’s Services – Boston, NH
  • West Street Elementary School – Geneva, NY
  • Zoomari Films – New York, NY

Careers

Psychological science graduates have chosen to work in human resources, advertising and research, as well as human services like counseling, mental health and advocacy. Our graduates have gone on to work for the following companies:

  • Albany Medical Center
  • Aspen Center for Environmental Studies
  • California State Senate
  • Case Western Reserve University
  • Conde Nast
  • Fox Sports Net (FSN)
  • Georgetown University Hospital
  • IBM
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Memorial Sloane-Kettering Cancer Center
  • Miami Herald
  • MTV Networks
  • National Football League
  • NYC Dept. of Environmental Protection
  • Pfizer, Inc.
  • University of Rochester Medical Center
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • Walt Disney Studios

Graduate Profile: Dr. Katherine Platoni ’74, Col. (Ret.)

Dr. Katherine Platoni ’74, Col. (Ret.)

Clinical psychologist and retired Army colonel

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Professional Programs

Graduates have gone on to earn Master’s degrees and PhDs across all areas of psychological science and related disciplines from top-ranked graduate schools and professional programs including:

  • Boston College
  • Chicago School of Professional Psychology
  • Claremont Graduate University
  • Columbia University
  • Fairleigh Dickinson University
  • George Washington University
  • Georgetown School of Law
  • Harvard University
  • Illinois State University
  • Loyola College
  • Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology
  • Michigan State University
  • New York University
  • Pennsylvania State University
  • Syracuse University
  • Tufts University
  • UCLA
  • University of Baltimore Law School
  • University of Chicago
  • University of Illinois – Chicago
  • University of Michigan
  • University of New Mexico
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • University of San Francisco
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • University of Vermont
  • Utica College