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Associate in Arts



Psychology - Job Outlook

MCC Campus(es):
MCC-Blue River
MCC-Longview
MCC-Maple Woods
MCC-Penn Valley

Contacts:
BR-Melissa Eaton, 816.604.6621
LV-Randy Moore, 816.604.2310
MW-Crystal Johnson, 816.604.3326
PV-Lyle Gibson, 816.604.4209

Clinical Psychologists diagnose or evaluate mental and emotional disorders of individuals through observation, interview, and psychological tests, and formulate and administer programs of treatment.

Base salary and job outlook

  • Median wages (2008): $30.84 hourly, $64,140 annual
  • Employment (2006): 152,000 employees
  • Projected growth (2008): Average (7% to 13%) .
  • Projected need (2006-2016): 47,000 additional employees

Possible job titles

  • Psychologist
  • Clinical Psychologist
  • Forensic Psychologist
  • Child Psychologist
  • Clinical Therapist
  • Out-Patient Therapist
  • Pediatric Psychologist
  • Behavioral Psychologist

Additional career information

Last Modified: 10/17/19