Looking to further your knowledge in your field, or gain a competitive edge in the job market? Then graduate school might be for you.

Hollins graduates have a competitive edge in the job market and in graduate/professional school admission. For the past five years, 70% of Hollins graduates surveyed are employed and 27% are attending graduate school.

How We Can Help

Our Career Center offers a number of ways to prepare you for life after Hollins, many of which focus on graduate school admission.

Programs and Services

  • One-on-one career counseling
  • Access to Hollins’ Career Advising Network (CAN), a worldwide group of alumnae, friends, and parents who are willing to speak to you about career-planning strategies and answer questions about their own professional development and the job market in their particular cities.
  • You can also schedule an appointment with a member of the Career Center’s staff and review your options.

Recent Graduate School Placements

  • Bryn Mawr, classical and near eastern archaeology
  • College of William & Mary, experimental psychology
  • Columbia University, chemistry
  • Duke University, chemistry
  • George Washington University, museum studies
  • James Madison University, biology
  • John Hopkins University, education
  • Marquette University Law School
  • New York University, educational theatre / English
  • Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts
  • Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, osteopathic medicine
  • Savannah College of Art and Design, animation
  • Sherman College of Chiropractic
  • Teachers College of Colombia University, English/ education
  • Texas A & M University, College of Veterinary Medicine
  • University College London, English / Shakespeare
  • University of Georgia, wildlife biology
  • University of Pennsylvania, molecular and cell biology
  • University of Tennessee, veterinary medicine
  • University of Virginia, chemistry; historic preservation
  • Virginia Commonwealth University, pharmacy
  • Virginia Tech, environmental studies; veterinary medicine
  • Washington & Lee University, law


Our Career Development and Life Design team is here to support you.

Fax: 540-362-6096