The Next Step Graduate Schools

For many Scholars, their undergraduate experience is just the start of their academic pursuits. In 2020-21, 42% of our graduating class planned to enter graduate or professional school after graduation. Here is a breakdown of which degrees our graduates will be pursuing.

Employers Other Outcomes
Degree Percentage of Graduates
DO 1%
DVM 4%
JD 8%
MA/MS 37%
MBA 3%
MD or MD/PhD 4%
PhD 32%
Other 11%

Advanced Study Sampling of Grad Schools

Carnegie Mellon University logo
Carnegie Mellon University
Columbia University logo
Columbia University
Cornell University logo
Cornell University
Drexel University logo
Drexel University
Duke University logo
Duke University
Duquesne University logo
Duquesne University
George Washington University logo
George Washington University
Georgia Tech logo
Georgia Tech
Harvard University logo
Harvard University
Johns Hopkins University logo
Johns Hopkins University
University of Maryland logo
University of Maryland
University of Massachusetts Amherst logo
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) logo
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
University of Miami logo
University of Miami
University of Michigan logo
University of Michigan
Michigan State University logo
Michigan State University
North Carolina State University logo
North Carolina State University
Northwestern University logo
Northwestern University
Ohio State University logo
Ohio State University
University of Pennsylvania logo
University of Pennsylvania
Penn State University logo
Penn State University
University of Pittsburgh logo
University of Pittsburgh
Princeton University logo
Princeton University
Purdue University logo
Purdue University
Rutgers University logo
Rutgers University
Stanford University logo
Stanford University
University of Tennessee logo
University of Tennessee
University of Texas at Austin logo
University of Texas at Austin
Texas A&M University logo
Texas A&M University
Villanova University logo
Villanova University
University of Virginia logo
University of Virginia
Virginia Tech logo
Virginia Tech
University of Washington logo
University of Washington
University of Wisconsin Madison logo
University of Wisconsin Madison
Yale University logo
Yale University
Schreyer Scholar Marissa Works

I chose Schreyer because it is one of the top-rated honors programs in the country. I knew it would make a large community such as Penn State feel smaller, and more intimate.

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The Next Step Grad Schools

Employers Other Outcomes