Honors Alumni Accomplishments

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335 students have completed the Honors program since 2001. Over a quarter of the students have gone on to Master’s programs. Approximately 30% have gone on to doctoral programs representing all areas of psychology. Others have gone on to law school, medical school, and other professional schools (e.g. pharmacy, optometry). 

Examples of graduate institutions attended by Honors program alumni: 

Oxford University 
Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology 
Michigan State University 
New York University 
Georgetown University 
George Mason University 
George Washington University 
Teachers College of Columbia University 
The London School of Economics 
University of Massachusetts 
University of Pittsburgh 
University of Southern California 
University of Virginia 
Virginia Tech 
William and Mary 
Several program alumni are now tenure-track/tenured faculty at institutions such as East Tennessee State University, Florida International University, Indiana University, Kennesaw State University, Ohio State University, University of Wisconsin-River Falls, and Wheaton College. 

Other examples of post-graduation employment: 

  • Research: George Mason University, Northwestern University, University of Nebraska Medical Center 
  • Government: Health and Human Services, National Institute of Mental Health, Office of the Inspector General 
  • Nonprofit: Association for Psychological Science, Mental Health America 
  • Industry: Booz Allen Hamilton, CACI, CITI, Capital One, Far Harbor LLC, MAG Aerospace