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There are reasonable questions that arise with associate degrees. Do good associate degree jobs exist? What fields offer jobs you can get with an associate's degree? Are they satisfying and financially rewarding? The answer is a resounding ?yes!? read more


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While a bachelor?s degree in psychology prepares a person for many different areas, the path to becoming an actual psychologist is a little more complex. In fact, many states reserve the term ?psychologist? for individuals who have earned doctorate (Ph.D.) degrees and who have passed state-specific licensing exams post-degree. read more

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