The College of Arts and Sciences offers students a traditional liberal education to meet the needs of the 21st century, allowing them to compete for a variety of careers in an increasingly complex and evolving world.

Alumni and Career Opportunities

 

Undergraduate Alumni

Fae Fredrick earned her Bachelor of Science degree in 2011. During her time within the Psychology department, Fae was involved in multiple research labs where she conducted her own experiment, served as president of the psychology club, and graduated with the Summa Cum Laude honor. Since her time at AUM, Fae has gone on to earn her Master’s degree in Mental Health Counseling from Boston College and is currently working to earn her Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from Oklahoma State University.

Donna McLendon earned her Bachelors of Science in 2011. During her time at AUM, Donna was involved within the Social Cognition research lab under Dr. Clarissa Arms-Chavez and presented her research as a regional conference.

Graduate Alumni

James Bishop earned his Masters within our graduate program. He is currently working as a psychometrist for Georgia Pediatric Psychology and also works part time for Atlanta Neuro Center.

Brandi Chaffin earned both her Bachelors of Science degree as a psychology major (2011) and her Masters in Psychology (2015). As an undergraduate at AUM, Brandi was involved within the Social Cognition research lab under Dr. Clarissa Arms-Chavez and presented her research as a regional conference. Her research also earned second place at the AUM Undergraduate Research Conference. During her time within our graduate program, Brandi successfully completed both the practicum and the thesis track. She is currently working at Clark Psychological Associates.

Bethany Mims earned both her Bachelors of Science degree as a psychology major (2011) and her Masters in Psychology (2014).  During her time as an undergraduate, Bethany was very involved within the Social Cognition research lab with Dr. Clarissa Arms-Chavez and served as an undergraduate lab manager. She also presented her research at a regional conference.  During her time within our graduate program, Bethany successfully completed both the practicum and the thesis track. She is currently working to earn her Ph.D. in Criminology and Criminal Justice at Florida State University with a focus on biosocial criminology.

Kayla Ann Mishoe earned both her Bachelors of Science degree as a psychology major and her Masters in Psychology (2015). During her time within our graduate program, Kayla completed both a practicum and a thesis.  She is currently working for UAB at Spain Rehab as a psychometrist for traumatic brain injury patients.