Why do Psychology graduates struggle to find work in the USA when the public sector is a key employer?

Given the high crime rate, can't they get jobs as Forensic or Clinical Psychologists in the Department of Corrections, various police departments or hospitals around the country? Occupational Psychology is also in demand by key private companies such as Ford, Coca Cola, UPS, Chevron and South West... show more Given the high crime rate, can't they get jobs as Forensic or Clinical Psychologists in the Department of Corrections, various police departments or hospitals around the country?

Occupational Psychology is also in demand by key private companies such as Ford, Coca Cola, UPS, Chevron and South West Airlines.

Is one possible reason lack of interstate or regional mobility, that most people in Chicago would not apply and go after a job in Dallas?
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