Careers

Our program is particularly suited for individuals who:

  • are interested in going on to a PhD program,
  • are interested in working in academia,
  • are secondary school teachers looking to increase their knowledge in the areas they teach,
  • wish to apply the knowledge and skills gained to other academic or public service and government fields. 

Alumni from our M.A. program have gone on to Ph.D. and Law School programs at various institutions, including:

American University
Carnegie Mellon University
Florida State University
Ohio State University
University of California-San Diego
University of New Orleans
University of Rochester
West Virginia University

Other alumni have been hired by companies such as:

Akita International University, Japan
Blair County Courthouse
Currey Ingram Academy
Cuyahoga Community College
Dynavox
Federal Bureau of Investigation
Highmark, Inc.
James Cook University
Local-Pittsburgh
Mary Baldwin College
National Network of Digital Schools
Ohio Dominican University
The Princeton Review
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital
South University, Georgia
Thomas Jefferson High School
University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown
Westmoreland Community College