WebLinks: Careers by Major/Interest


Note: This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of occupations associated with this major. Some of the positions below require a Bachelor's degree. Others require a Master's or Doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology, Counseling Psychology, Social Work, Marriage & Family Therapy, or other disciplines.  Others may require a particular licensure or teacher certification. Refer to other WebLink pages for additional occupations, job descriptions and job search sites.

Sample Occupations


Social Service

Criminology & Law Enforcement

Additional Areas

Additional Occupations

Examples of Employers

  • Primary/Secondary School
  • Senior Center
  • Sheriff's Departments
  • Teen/Youth Center
  • United Way Agency
  • Women's Center
  • YMCAs & YWCAs
  • Youth Service Agency


Occupational & Professional Information

Social Work Information

Counseling Information

Graduate School Information

Psychology-Related Job Sites: National

 Social Service Job Sites: National

Social Service Agencies in the DeKalb/Sycamore Area

Social Service Agencies in Illinois

Government Sites

Government employment is a potential career path for people from just about any major or background. Visit these pages for more information:

NIU Links

Links of Interest to All Majors