Student Success Stories


What Can I Do With My Bachelors Degree in Psychology?

The most honest way to answer this question is to provide you with examples of what recent graduates of UTM's psychology program are actually doing with their degrees. The graduates whose pictures appear below were asked the following three questions. If you would like to read their answers, just click on their pictures.

  1. What are you doing now?
  2. How did UTM's psychology program help you achieve what you have become?
  3. What advice would you give students who are interested in becoming UTM psychology majors?


  • Kayla Crook

    Kayla Crook

    Ph.D. Student

    Applied Behavioral Analysis

    Southern Illinois University

  • Jana Dickey Hudson

    Jana Dickey Hudson

    Professional School Counselor

    Oakland High School

    Murfreesboro, TN

  • Erika Pugh

    Erika Pugh

    Clinical Research Coordinator

    Alzheimer's Disease Research Unit

    Yale University

  • Dr. David Earnest

    Dr. David Earnest

    Assistant Professor of Psychology

    Towson University

  • Carol Ann Smith

    Carol Ann Smith

    Master's Program

    Speech Communication

    Murray State University

  • Brandi Long

    Brandi Long

    Mobile Crisis Responder

    Carey Counseling Center

  • Ashley Mathes

    Ashley Mathes

    Mental Health Case Manager

    Pathways Behavioral Health Services

  • Kristyn Roberts

    Kristyn Roberts

    Behavioral Analyst

    Department of Human Resources

  • Elisabeth Hudson

    Benjamin Taylor

    Master's Student in Human-Computer Interaction

    DePaul University

    Quality Assurance Analyst, Software Company

  • Rebecca Clayton

    Rebecca Clayton

    Ed.S. Student

    School Psychology

    Middle Tennessee State University

  • Katie Arnold

    Katie Arnold

    Child Development Specialist

    Professional Care Services

    Ripley Primary School

  • Karah Helton

    Karah Helton

    Office Manager, Ridgecrest Summer Camps

  • Courtney Sutton

    Courtney Sutton

    Master’s Student

    Clinical Psychology

    University of Colorado at Colorado Springs

  • Ashley Roberts

    Ashley Roberts

    Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor

    State of Tennessee

  • Ashley Holland

    Ashley Holland

    Master’s Program

    Clinical Mental Health Counseling

    University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

  • Sara Tompkins

    Sara Tompkins

    Master's Program

    Carson-Newman University

  • Loren Mallari

    Loren Mallari

    Occupational Therapist

  • Beverly Uzoho

    Beverly Uzoho

    Master’s Student, Social Work

    East Tennessee State University

  • Harrison Woodard

    Harrison Woodard

    Masters Student

    Business Administration

    University of Tennessee at Martin

  • Roslyn Moseley

    Roslyn Moseley

    Mental Health Specialistt

    Vanderbilt Psychiatric Hospital

  • Dr. Nichol Pritchard

    Dr. Nichol Pritchard

    School Psychologist

    Shelby County School District

  • Micah D’Archangel

    Micah D’Archangel

    Master’s Student

    Experimental Program

    Middle Tennessee State University

  • Mary Allie Clayton

    Mary Allie Clayton

    Law Student

    Wake Forest University School of Law

  • Kyle Myrick

    Kyle Myrick

    Master’s Degree Healthcare Administration Program

    University of Memphis

  • Kerry Duck

    Kerry Duck

    PhD student

    Educational Psychology Program

    University of Northern Colorado

  • Jason Greenhagen

    Jason Greenhagen

    Medical Student

    Lincoln Memorial University

    DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine

  • Kelsey Laxton

    PhD student, Clinical Psychology Sam Houston State University

  • Clinton Hoard

    Graduate student, Masters in Industrial/Organizational Psychology, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

  • Andrea Lato

    Andrea Lato

    HR Analyst

  • Laurel Ellzey

    Laurel Ellzey

    Nursing Student

    Denver School of Nursing