Graduate Outcomes

Psychology

First Destinations

  • 58% Employment
  • 12% Graduate School
  • 21% Post-Graduate Service
  • 7% Fellowships
  • 1% Continuing Education
  • 1% Other

Top Locations

Map of the world
  • Bethesda, MD
  • Boston, MA
  • Chicago, IL
  • Madison, WI
  • Minneapolis, MN
  • New York, NY

Employment

Positions Related to Career Goals

  • 32% Completely
  • 71% Moderately
  • 7% Slightly
  • 0% Not at All

Graduate Schools

Psychology

Graduate Schools Data

Institution Degree Field of Study Location
Arizona State University JD law Phoenix, AZ
Boston University MMS medical sciences Boston, MA
Chicago-Kent College of Law JD law Chicago, IL
Florida International University PhD cognitive neuroscience psychology Miami, FL
Iowa State University MEd education Ames, IA
Maastricht University MA psychology Maastricht, The Netherlands
Northwestern University MS management studies Chicago, IL
University of Illinois MLIS information and library sciences Champaign-Urbana, IL
University of Northern Colorado PhD counseling psychology Greeley, CO
University of Northern Iowa MA psychology Cedar Falls, IA
University of Virginia JD law Charlottesville, VA
Washington University in St. Louis MSOT occupational therapy St. Louis, MO
Webster Vienna Private University MA counseling psychology Vienna, Austria
67%
67% of students are accepted to their first or second choice graduate institution and program

Service

Organization

  • College Possible
  • Lakeview Pantry
  • Peace Corps
  • Shanti Bhavan Children's Project
  • Splash
  • Urban Teachers
Psychology

Service Data

Organization Location
Blue Engine New York, NY
Breakthrough Collaborative Cambridge, MA
City Year Boston, MA
City Year Jacksonville, FL
College Possible St. Paul, MN
College Possible Omaha, NE
College Possible Minneapolis, MN
Grassroot Soccer Cape Town, South Africa
Grinnell Corps MICA Grinnell, IA
Grinnell Corps Thailand Chiang Mai, Thailand
Lake County Homelessness Continuum of Care Libertyville, IL
Lakeview Pantry Chicago, IL
Lutheran Volunteer Corps Seattle, WA
Minnesota Alliance with Youth: AmeriCorps St. Paul, MN
PASS AmeriCorps Madison, WI
Peace Corps Yaoundé, Cameroon
Reading Partners Washington, DC
Shanti Bhavan Children's Project Bangalore, India
Splash Kathmandu, Nepal
Thompson Island Outward Bound Boston, MA
Turning Points Network Claremont, NH
Urban Teachers Dallas, TX

Fellowships

Organization

  • National Institutes of Health
  • Northwestern University Interdepartmental Neuroscience
  • The Fulbright Program
  • Yale Child Study Center
Psychology

Fellowships Data

Organization Location
National Institutes of Health Bethesda, MD
National Institutes of Health Bethesda, MD
National Institutes of Health Bethesda, MD
Northwestern University Interdepartmental Neuroscience Chicago, IL
The Fulbright Program Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
The Fulbright Program Seville, Spain
Thomas J. Watson Foundation Dominican Republic, India, Rwanda, UK
Yale Child Study Center New Haven, CT

Experiential Learning

Internships
55%
Psychology

Internships Data

Organization Field Location
ACME Lab research/development/science New Haven, CT 
ADAPT Project University of Minnesota Family Social Science Department education St. Paul, MN 
AgeUK  social services Camden, UK 
American Institute for Research (AIR) research/development/science Washington, DC 
AmeriCorps education Grinnell, IA
AmeriCorps education Grinnell, IA
Amigos de las Américas  social services San Juan, Dominican Republic 
Antiprisms creative/performing arts New York, NY
BrandTuitive sales/marketing New York, NY
Breakthrough Collaborative education New York, NY 
Breakthrough Collaborative education Norfolk, VA
Camp Starfish social services Rindge, NY
Caterpillar Inc. research/science Winston-Salem, NC
Center for Companies That Care business administration/management Chicago, IL 
Center for Promise education Boston, MA 
Chicago EEOC law/legal services Chicago, IL
Children's Mercy Kansas City research/science Kansas City, MO
Citi finance Tokyo, Japan
City of Chicago Federal Affairs Office government/public service Washington, DC 
D4DR Inc. consulting Tokyo, Japan 
DecoPac, Inc. business administration/management Anoka, MN 
East London Out Project healthcare London, UK
Grey Group sales/marketing New York, NY
Grinnell College healthcare Grinnell, IA 
Grinnell Regional Medical Center healthcare Grinnell, IA 
Havel, Holasek, & Partners law/legal services Prague, Czech Republic 
Haven Youth & Family Services social services Wilmette, IL
Health Emergency Lifeline Programs social services Detroit, MI 
HealthNet  healthcare Woodland Hills, CA 
Heartland Alliance International social services Chicago, IL
Heartland Alliance Marjorie Kovler Center social services Chicago, IL 
IBM Japan business admin/management Tokyo, Japan
Institute of Learning and Brain Sciences research/science Seattle, WA
Instituto de Cancer de Guatemala healthcare Guatemala City, Guatemala 
Iowa Accountability Program Judicial Training Institute law/legal services Des Moines, IA 
KidzCare Africa education Dar es Salaam, Tanzania 
Kings County District Attorney's Office law/legal services Brooklyn, NY 
Kirkland & Ellis LLP business administration/management Chicago, IL 
Las Cumbres Community Services healthcare Santa Fe, NM 
Law Office of Jillian Kong-Sivert law/legal services Phoenix, AZ 
LEARN Charter School Network education Chicago, IL 
MAD research/science Copenhagen, Denmark
Malaysian-American Commission on Educational Exchange education Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 
McPherson County Community Foundation social services McPherson, KS 
Mesa County District Attorney's Office law/legal services Grant Junction, CO
Microsoft computing/info systems Redmond, WA
Minnesota Epilepsy Group healthcare St. Paul, MN 
NASA research/development/science Hampton, VA 
National Alliance on Mental Illness healthcare Arlington, VA
National Alliance on Mental Illness Iowa healthcare Des Moines, IA
NBC sales/marketing New York, NY
New Era Colorado Foundation government/public service Denver, CO 
New York Times communications Tokyo, Japan
No Kid Hungry Share Our Strengths government/public policy Detroit, MI
North Carolina Museum of Art creative/performing arts Greensboro, NC 
Northwestern Memorial Hospital healthcare Chicago, IL 
OpenSky Wilderness Therapy healthcare Durango, CO 
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory research/science Richland, WA
PolicyWorks LLC consulting Des Moines, IA
Prison Justice League law/legal services Austin, TX 
Prison Public Memory Project education Hudson, NY 
Sedgwick Claims Management Services business administration/management Schaumberg, IL 
Shelter for Abused Women and Children social services Immokalee, FL 
SOS Satele Copiilor Romania education Bucharest, Romania
SOSFE Europe sales/marketing Madrid, Spain
Target business administration/management Cicero, IL 
The Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center healthcare Boston, MA
The Home for Little Wanderers social services Boston, MA 
The Northwest Film Forum creative/performing arts Seattle, WA 
The RMR Group business admin/management Newton, MA
The Nesiya Institute education Jerusalem, Israel 
Unidad de Oncologia Pediatrica  healthcare Guatemala City, Guatemala 
UO Team Duckling research/science Eugene, OR
Veterans Affairs Medical System healthcare Minneapolis, MN 
Washburn Center for Children social services Minneapolis, MN 
Washington University in St. Louis research/science St. Louis, MO
Womankind Worldwide social services London, UK 
Writopia creative/performing arts Brooklyn, NY
Zero Tolerance for Domestic Violence Initiative social services Martinez, CA 
Research
57%
Psychology

Research Data

Organization Field Location
Boston Medical Center interventions to decrease bacterial infections Boston, MA 
Columbia University role of caregiving environment on development New York, NY 
Georgia Southern University health disparities Statesboro, GA 
Harvard Forest computer science and ecology Petersham, MA
Harvard University effects of episodic specificity training Cambridge, MA 
Notre Dame Infant Studies Lab psychology South Bend, IN 
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory carbon capture/sequestration Richland, WA
Posté de Santé rural maternal healthcare Nioro Alassane Tall, Senegal
Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History imaging and morphology documentation of microscopic parasitic wasps Washington, DC 
St. Louis University Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases St. Louis, MO 
University of California infant cognition Davis, CA 
University of Illinois psychology Chicago, IL
University of Iowa neuropsychology Iowa City, IA 
University of Iowa psychology Iowa City, IA 
University of Iowa sport injury and mental health Iowa City, IA 
University of Minnesota behavioral neuroscience Minneapolis, MN
University of Minnesota family social science St. Paul, MN 
University of Minnesota reward processing Minneapolis, MN 
University of Notre Dame Infant Language Acquisition South Bend, IN 
University of Oregon Team Duckling child development Eugene, OR
University of Utah autobiographical narration and emotion processing Salt Lake City, UT 
University of Wisconsin social cognition in children Madison, WI 
Virginia Tech Oppositional Defiant Disorder Blacksburg, VA 
Yale University canine cognition New Haven, CT 
Yale University children and adults' intergroup attitudes New Haven, CT 
Service
64%
Off-Campus Study
52%

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