Post-Baccalaureate Program in Applied Psychology

UT Austin is recruiting graduating seniors who want to use science and technology to make a positive impact on the world. Come spend next year contributing to a fast-paced, mission-driven effort to improve the focus and emotional resilience of teens across the country.

-Get deeply involved in applied research that is funded by the U.S. Dept. of Education
-Co-author at least one peer-reviewed scientific article
-Choose a post-bac specialization that aligns with your career aspirations
-Receive career mentorship and extensive support when applying to jobs or graduate school
-Work from your own fully outfitted private office in the lab
-Help provide tens of thousands of students with evidence-based mindfulness training


Post-bacs can also kick-start the year with free access to the Summer Institute in Applied Psychology—an evidence-based mindfulness and wellness retreat in Costa Rica. The 2-week summer institute combines mindfulness classes, expert-led workouts, and world-class instruction on the science of long-term success and happiness. Details at

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