Alumnae/i Outcomes

One of the great things about an undergraduate degree in psychology is the diversity of options available upon graduation.

Graduate & Professional Programs

Graduates of Goucher College's psychology program have attended these graduate and professional programs, among many others:


  • University of Pennsylvania Teaching, Learning, Teacher Education (Ed.D)
  • Arcadia University Special Education (M.Ed)
  • Columbia University, Teachers College Psychology in Education (M.A.)
  • Indiana University of Pennsylvania Literacy (M.A.)
  • Iowa State University Jewish Education (M.A.)
  • Johns Hopkins University (M.S.Ed.)
  • Johns Hopkins University Reading (M.S.Ed.)
  • North Arizona University science Teaching (M.A.)
  • Northeastern University Applied Educational Psychology (M.S.)
  • Regis University Higher Education Philanthropy (M.A.)
  • Tufts University Education (M.A.)
  • University of London Applied Drama in Educational, Community, and Social Context (M.A.)
  • University of Maryland Higher Education (M.S.Ed.)
  • University of Pennsylvania Secondary English & Urban Education (M.S.Ed.)
  • Westminster College (M.Ed)

Clinical Psychology

  • Fielding Graduate University (PhD)
  • George Washington University (Psy.D)
  • Immaculata University (Psy.D)
  • LaSalle university (Psy.D)
  • Massachussetts School of Professional Psychology (Psy.D)
  • Nova Southeastern University (Psy.D)
  • Wheaton College (Psy.D)
  • Wright State University School of Professional Psychology (Psy.D)
  • Argosy University (M.A.)
  • Loyola University Maryland (M.A.)
  • Massachussetes School of Professional Psychology (M.A.)
  • Nova Southeastern University Clinical Psychopharmacology (M.S.)
  • Towson University (M.A.)
  • Wheaton College (M.A.)

Counseling/Counseling Psychology

  • Adler School of Professional Psychology Gerontological Counseling (M.A.)
  • George Washington University School Counseling (M.A.)
  • Lesley University Professional Counseling (M.A.)
  • Lesley University Relational Psychology, Trauma, and Narrative (M.A.)
  • Loyola University Maryland School Counseling (M.Ed.)
  • McDaniel College Counselor Education (M.S.Ed.)
  • Naropa University Transpersonal Counseling Psychology (M.A.)
  • Springfield College Counseling (M.S.)
  • University of Hawaii at Hilo Counseling (M.A.)

Developmental Psychology/Human Development/Marriage Family Therapy

  • Virginia Polytechnic University (Virginia Tech) (Ph.D.)
  • Durham University Developmental Psychopathology (M.Sc.)
  • Harvard University Human Development and Psychology (M.Ed)
  • Johns Hopkins University Developmental Psychology (M.S.)
  • Thomas Jefferson University Couples and Family Therapy (M.F.T.)

Social Work

  • Columbia University (MSW)
  • George Mason University (MSW)
  • New York University (MSW)
  • North Carolina A&T University (MSW)
  • University of Hawaii at Manoa (MSM)
  • University of Maryland (MSW)
  • University of New Hampshire (MSW)


  • Catholic University of America Library Sciences (M.L.S.)
  • Drew University History (Ph.D.)
  • Goucher College Arts Administration (M.A.)
  • Maryland Institute College of Art Community Arts (M.A.)
  • Temple University Music (M.A.)
  • University of Durham Humanities (M.A.)
  • University of Illinois Urbana Champaign Library Sciences (M.L.S.)


  • Bowie State University Organizational Communications (M.A.)
  • Suffolk University International Business and Finance (M.S. and M.B.A.)
  • Towson University Human Resources Development (M.S.)
  • University of Maryland Marketing, Entrepreneurship (M.B.A.)
  • University of Maryland University College (MBA)


  • Hofstra University (J.D.)
  • University of Baltimore (J.D.)
  • University of Maryland (J.D.)
  • University of Pittsburgh (J.D.)

Forensic Psychology

  • Argosy University (M.A.)
  • Fairleigh Dickinson University (M.A.)
  • George Washington University (M.A.)
  • Marymount University (M.A.)

Speech Therapy/Speech Pathology

  • University of Potsdam/University of Groningen/University of Eastern Finland Erasmus Mundus Clinical Linguistics (M.Sc.)
  • Mercy College Communication Disorders, Speech-Language Pathology (M.S.)
  • Seton Hall University (M.A.)

School Psychology

  • University of Southern Maine (Ph.D.)
  • University of Wisconsin Madison (PhD)
  • Northeastern University (M.A.)

Cognitive Psychology/Cognitive Neuroscience/Cognitive Science

  • University of Maine Cognitive Neuroscience (Ph.D.)
  • University of Maryland College Park Cognitive Psychology (Ph.D.)
  • Johns Hopkins University Cognitive Science (M.A.)

Occupational Therapy

  • Brenau University (M.S.)
  • Towson University (M.S.)
  • University of Southern California (M.A.)

Public Health

  • Johns Hopkins University Child Health (M.P.H.)
  • London School of Economics Health Policy (M.Sc.)
  • University of Maryland (M.P.H.)

Quantitative Methodology

  • George Washington University Survey Design and Data Analysis University of Maryland Survey Methodology

Experimental Psychology

  • Bowling Green State University (Ph.D.)
  • Bowling Green State University (M.A.)

General Psychology

  • City University of New York (CUNY)
  • Graduate Center (Ph.D.)
  • Hunter College (M.A.)


  • Johns Hopkins University Biotechnology/Bioinformants (M.S.)
  • New York University Digital Imaging and Design (M.S.)


  • Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O)

International Affairs

  • Northeastern University (M.Sc.)



Goucher psychology alums also go on to work in a variety of fields. A selection of professions/work settings includes:

Behavioral Healthcare

  • Suicide Prevention Center
  • Community Residence Counselor
  • Behavior Therapist for Autism Early Interventions
  • Clinical Social Worker Supervisor
  • Caseworker
  • Hospital Inpatient Social Worker
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Rehabilitation Therapist
  • Clinical Case Manager
  • Psychology Associate (Therapist)
  • Social Worker
  • Therapist
  • Counselor
  • School Psychologist
  • Clinical Psychologist
  • Psychiatric Social Worker
  • Clinical Social Worker
  • Clinical Supervisor
  • School Counselor
  • Speech-Language Pathologist
  • Clinic Psychotherapist
  • Mental Health Case Management Supervisor
  • Psychology Program coordinator
  • Juvenile Justice Case manager
  • Rehabilitation Aide


  • Assistant Director of College Admissions
  • Montessori School Teacher
  • Public School Teacher
  • Professor
  • Instructional Assistant for Children with Autism
  • Academic Advisor
  • Education Outreach Manager
  • Library Technician
  • College Campus Minister
  • Special Education Administrator
  • Special Education Teacher
  • Director of Non-Profit Child Development Center
  • Jewish Educator
  • Education Advocate
  • Library Assistant


  • Director of Advertising
  • Human Resources Generalist
  • Operations Coordinator
  • Career Development Case Manager
  • Director of Human Resources and Advanced Analytics
  • Operations Analyst
  • Workforce Development Coordinator
  • Career Counselor
  • Account Executive
  • Real Estate Development Project Manager
  • Hospitality Sales Associate
  • Customer Support Specialist

Medical Healthcare

  • Youth Health Service Coordinator
  • Medical Social Worker
  • Physician Assistant
  • Doctor of Osteopathy
  • Nurse
  • Senior Care Coordinator
  • Health Communication Officer
  • Medical Administrator
  • Hospice Nurse
  • Clinical Director of Medical Office


  • National Institute of Health Research Assistant
  • University Research Coordinator
  • Psychiatric Research Project Coordinator
  • Research Program Coordinator
  • Associate Research Scientist
  • Post Doctoral Fellow
  • Grant Writer
  • Investigator
  • Survey Specialist

Public Administration

  • Policy Analyst
  • Americorps Survey Design
  • Assistant Director of Neighborhood Programs
  • Analyst
  • Non-Profit Administrator
  • Regulatory Coordinator


  • Attorney
  • Judicial Law Clerk


  • Arts Administrator
  • Dance Teacher

Information Technology

  • Web Survey Designer
  • Software Engineer