Information on graduate study in psychology and related fields

Considering your options

  • A comprehensive chapter for people considering graduate school in psychology can be downloaded from the publisher‘s website, at this link.  The reference for this chapter is:  Prinstein, M.J., Choukas-Bradley, S. C., & Guan, K. (2012).  Deciding to apply and successfully gaining admission to graduate schools in psychology.  In M.J. Prinstein (Ed.), The portable mentor:  Expert guide to a successful career in psychology. Second Edition.  New York: Springer.
  • A 2018 special issue of Teaching of Psychology, (Vol 45 issue 1) focuses on career issues for undergraduate psychology majors. This content is available through the Gettysburg College Library, at this link.

Frequently asked questions about graduate study in psychology

Sources of information about graduate study in psychology and related fields

Preparing graduate school and job applications 

Resources for post-graduation job searches

General resources for psychology students