Students find that a major in psychology is good preparation for a wide variety of professions and jobs as well as enhancing understanding of human behavior and themselves. Knowledge of psychology is relevant for careers in business, government, health, education, or social services. It also provides good preparation for later professional training in law, medicine, ministry, health administration, and business administration. Knowledge of human behavior is vital to work in counseling and other human services; the psychology major emphasizes the scientific approach to studying behavior as well as the application of facts and principles.