Graduate School Acceptances

Here is a partial list of institutions into which Vanguard psychology graduates (both the Traditional undergraduate program and the SPS undegraduate program) have been accepted into graduate programs.

If you have been accepted to or completed a graduate program (or have news of someone’s acceptance or completion of a graduate program), please e-mail Douglas Degelman at ddegelman@vanguard.edu.

Name

Graduate University

Graduate Program

Justin Salazar 2014 Seattle Pacific University Marriage and Family Therapy, MFT 
Justin Salazar 2014 Azusa Pacific University Clinical Psychology/MFT MA
Justin Salazar 2014 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology MS
Alyson Thompson 2014 Fuller School of Psychology Clinical Psychology PsyD
Monica Crater 2014  Chapman University Marriage and Familty Therapy MA
Monica Crater 2014 Azusa Pacific University Clinical Psychology/MFT MA
Monica Crater 2014 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology MS
Jasmine Villalta 2013 California State University Fullerton MSW
Josephina Kim  2013 University of Southern California MSW
Jordan Cleary 2013 Azusa Pacific University Clinical Psychology/MFT MA
Jordan Cleary 2013 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology MS
Tracy Allen  2013 Chapman University Marriage and Familty Therapy MA
Sunshine Golson 2013 Pepperdine University Clinical Psychology/MFT MA
Susan Lindsey 2013 University of Southern California MSW
Kathryn Kuly 2013 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology MS
Kathryn Kuly 2013 Simpson University Counseling Psychology MA
Kathryn Kuly 2013 Azusa Pacific University Clinical Psychology/MFT MA
Chelsea Popineau 2013 Azusa Pacific University Clinical Psychology/MFT MA
Mary Arkfeld 2013 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology MS
Anita Israel 2013 Azusa Pacific University Clinical Psychology/MFT MA
Anita Israel 2013 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology MS
Natalie Carroll 2013 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology MS
Yingchu Chen 2013 Azusa Pacific University Clinical Psychology/MFT MA
Patrick Malaret 2013 Sonoma State University Single Subject Credential Program
Carson Carpenter 2013 Pepperdine University Clinical Psychology/MFT MA
Carson Carpenter 2013 California State University Northridge Counseling/MFT MS
Kari Bergerson 2013 University of Southern California MSW
Kari Bergerson 2013 Pepperdine University Clinical Psychology/MFT MA
Dora Garcia 2012 Azusa Pacific University Clinical Psychology/MFT MA
Dora Garcia 2012 University of Southern California MSW
Claudia Otis 2012 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology MS
Matt Cowan 2012 Chapman University Marriage and Familty Therapy MA
Sarah Ainley 2012 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology MS
Deborah Wieland 2012 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology MS
Lauren East 2012 University of Northern Colorado Clinical Counseling MA
Kaitlin (McGhee) Chernikoff 2011 Santa Clara University Teaching MA and Teaching Credential
Shannon Laskey 2011 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology MS
Joshua Claramunt 2011 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology MS
Alexis Manning 2011 California Baptist University Counseling Psychology MS/Forensic Psychology MA
Alexis Billings 2011 California State University San Marcos Multiple Subject Credential Program
Kaysie Flasck 2011 Montana State University Billings Rehabilitation & Mental Health Counseling MS
Alexis Garza 2011 Pepperdine University Psychology MA
Stephanie Boyadjian 2011 University of Southern California MSW
Kristina Finn 2011 Vanguard University Education MA
Kirston Johnson 2011 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology MS
Arlen Conriquez 2011 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology MS
Marlena Smith 2011 University of Redlands School Counseling MA, College Counseling emphasis
Christine Monroe 2011 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology MS
Susan Ficht 2011 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology MS
Patrick Spielman 2011 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology MS
Amanda Jauregui 2011 Azusa Pacific University Clinical Psychology: Marriage and Family Therapy MA
Marie Wilson 2011 California State University, Fullerton MSW
Alejandro Clavo 2011 Chicago School of Professional Psychology Clinical Psychology MA
Joseph Madrid 2011 University of Southern California MSW
Gail Biggers 2011 California Baptist University Forensic Psychology MA
Krista (Castro) Hernandez 2010 Azusa Pacific University Clinical Psychology (MFT) MA
Krista (Castro) Hernandez 2010 California Lutheran University Counseling Psychology MS
Cassandra Vargas 2010 Adler School of Professional Psychology Clinical Psychology PsyD
Ricky Colombo 2010 California State University Los Angeles Applied Behavior Analysis MS
Justin Hoffer 2010 Ball State University (Indiana) Natural Resources and Environmental Management MS
Justin Hoffer 2010 Miami University of Ohio Master of Environmental Science
Justin Hoffer 2010 University of North Carolina Wilmington Environmental Science MA
Elise Middleton 2010 Fuller School of Psychology Clinical Psychology PsyD
Luke Salava 2010 Chapman University School of Law JD
Luke Salava 2010 Pepperdine University School of Law JD
Luke Salava 2010 University of San Diego School of Law JD
Erik Ramirez 2010 The Chicago School of Professional Studies Psychology Clinical Psychology MA
Hilda “Christy” Lovett 2010 The Chicago School of Professional Psychology Clinical Psychology MA
Laura Smith 2010 California State University Dominguez Hills Occupational Therapy MS
Brenda Gerth 2010 Pepperdine University Clinical Psychology: Marriage & Family Therapy MA
Shannon Captain 2010 Vanguard University Single Subject Teaching Credential/ Education MA
Rachel Smith 2010 Chicago School of Professional Psychology Clinical Psychology MA
Elefteria Sirigos 2010 Vanguard University Mutiple Subject Teaching Credential
Brittany Masai 2010 Loma Linda University Communication Sciences & Disorders MS
Jaclyn Snyder 2010 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology MS
Jessica Haycraft 2010 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology MS
Ashley Roll 2010 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology MS
Stacelyn Peckinpaugh 2010 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology MS
Tina Antunez 2010 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology MS
Dalila Toledo 2010 Chicago School of Professional Psychology Clinical Psychology MA
Dalila Toledo 2010 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology MS
Jonathon DuRoss 2010 Azusa Pacific University Clinical Psychology MA
Alyssa Annunziato 2010 California Baptist University Counseling Psychology M.S./Forensic Psychology MA
Alyssa Annunziato 2010 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology MS
Heather Mesa 2010 Fielding Graduate University Clinical Psychology/Neuropsychology PhD
Heather Mesa 2010 Loma Linda University MSW
Meghan Walsh 2010 University of San Diego Peace and Justice Studies MA
Meghan Walsh 2010 University of San Diego Peace and Justice Studies MA
Meghan Walsh 2010 Unversity for Peace (Costa Rica) International Peace Studies MA
Meghan Walsh 2010 University of Southern California MSW
Megan Pursley 2010 University College London Psychoanalytic Developmental Psychology M.Sc.
Megan Pursley 2010 University of Nottingham Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging M.Sc.
Jayanne Obusan 2010 Chicago School of Professional Psychology Clinical and Counseling Psychology MA
Mali Prior 2009 University of Northern Colorado Professional Counseling, MA
Shaun Blaylock 2009 Chicago School of Professional Psychology Clinical Psychology MA
Ivette (Jara) Diaz 2009 California Baptist University Counseling Psychology MS
Victoria Estrada-Mejia 2009 Chicago School of Professional Psychology Clinical Psychology MA
Amber McCormack 2009 University of Pennsylvania Social Policy MS
Amber McCormack 2009 Temple University MSW
Mark Harrington 2009 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology MS
James Marquez 2009 Hope International University Marriage and Family Therapy MA
Devanne Alvarado 2009 Alliant University Clinical Psychology PhD
Romyna Rendon 2009 Cal. State University Fullerton www.csufextension.org/Masters/counseling.aspx
Dominique Castillo 2009 University of La Verne Marriage and Family MS
Stanton Gagel 2009 University of California, Riverside Sociology PhD
Travis Wood 2009 California State University, San Marcos Experimental Psychology MA/MS
Felicia Lepetri 2009 Denver University MSW
Amanda Krotzer 2009 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology MS
Heather Beylik 2009 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology MS
Laurie Davis 2009 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology MS
William Boyer 2009 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology MS
Elizabeth Haverly 2009 California Baptist University Counseling Psychology MS/Forensic Psychology MA
Elizabeth Haverly 2009 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology MS
Priscilla Batarse 2009 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Anielka Padilla 2009 Chicago School of Professional Psychology Clinical Psychology M.A.
Anielka Padilla 2009 University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)
Jordan DeWitt 2008 California State University Sacramento Education Specialist Ed.S.
Sarah Barbuto 2008 Fuller School of Psychology Clinical Psychology PsyD
Valerie Elwell 2008 Fresno Pacific University Marriage and Family Therapy M.A.
Elizabeth Brine 2008 Arizona State University Marriage and Family Therapy MAS
Christina Ennabe 2008 Eastern Nazarene College Marriage and Family Therapy M.S.
Seth Richardson 2008 California State University, Long Beach School Counseling M.S., PPS/SC Credential
Luz Arellano 2008 Chapman University Counseling M.A.
Ruthanne Wooten 2008 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Mirla Meza 2008 Azusa Pacific University Clinical Psychology: Marriage & Family Therapy M.A.
Jennifer Tatum 2008 Adler School of Professional Psychology Clinical Psychology Psy.D.
Joel Johnson 2008 University of California, Irvine School of Medicine MD
Joel Johnson 2008 California State University, Fullerton Psychology M.A.
Joel Johnson 2008 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Vanessa Duarte 2008 Fuller School of Psychology Marriage and Family Therapy M.S.
Annahita Mahdavi 2007 Pepperdine University Psychology M.A.
Alianna Low 2007 Azusa Pacific University Clinical Psychology Psy.D.
Michael Ochi 2007 Azusa Pacific University Clinical Psychology Psy.D.
Courtney Carlson 2007 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Ramon Coronado 2007 California State University, Long Beach MSW
Elisabeth Cushman 2007 Arizona State University MSW
Stephanie Rice 2007 Pepperdine University Clinical Psychology: Marriage & Family Therapy M.A.
Leah Sloterbeek 2007 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Abrianna Harrison 2007 Fuller School of Theology Theology M.A.
Samantha Saucedo 2007 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Yvette Rodriguez 2007 California State University, Fullerton MSW
Nicole Azevedo 2007 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Camren Haigh 2007 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Alana Gallardo 2006 Fuller Theological Seminary Theology and Ministry MA
Jessica (Lowe) Chatterton 2006 Pepperdine University Clinical Psychology/MFT MA
Kate (Davis) Marcum 2006 Pacifica Graduate Institute Counseling Psychology MA
Katherine Clary 2006 Chicago School of Professional Psychology Psychology PsyD
Claudia Aguilar 2006 Chicago School of Professional Psychology Clinical Forensic Psychology Psy.D.
Ciprian Boitor 2006 Fuller School of Psychology Clinical Psychology Psy.D.
Briana Kennedy 2006 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology MS
Leslie Wood 2006 California Baptist University Counseling Psychology MS/Forensic Psychology MA
Veronica Castenada 2006 Fuller Theological Seminary Marital and Family Therapy MS
Veronica Castenada 2006 Fuller Theological Seminary Hispanic Church Studies M.Div.
Cherie Cassara 2006 Azusa Pacific University Clinical Psychology: Marriage & Family Therapy M.A.
Tahara Akmal-Kariem 2006 Claremont School of Theology Interdisciplinary/Comparative Studies M.A.
Leslie Wood 2006 Fuller School of Psychology Marriage & Family Therapy M.S.
Fiona Ollestad 2006 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Fiona Ollestad 2006 Rosemead School of Psychology Clinical Psychology Psy.D.
Christine Schmitt 2006 Washington University in St. Louis MSW
Christine Schmitt 2006 Arizona State University MSW
Renee Moreno 2006 University of Southern California Occupational Therapy M.A.
Cathleen Love 2006 Azusa Pacific University Clinical Psychology: Marriage & Family Therapy M.A.
Gauri Goel 2006 Pepperdine University Psychology M.A.
Gladys Dorantes 2006 Bethany University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Cheri Reynolds 2005 Chicago School of Professional Psychology Clinical Forensic Psychology Psy.D.
Soha Heidari 2005 Argosy University Clinical Psychology Psy.D.
Andrew Shubin 2005 Chapman University School Psychology Ed.S; Educational Psychology M.A.
Jose Aguilar-Alcantar 2005 New School for Social Research General Psychology M.A.
Jose Aguilar-Alcantar 2005 University of Manchester (UK) Theology, Culture, and Society M.A.
Stephanie Brazelton 2005 Azusa Pacific University Clinical Psychology M.A.
Kellie Kenis 2004 University of Washington MSW
Meredith Munro 2004 Drexel University Couple and Family Therapy M.S.
NaShauna (Burton) Hester 2004 Argosy University Clinical Psychology M.A.
Diane Woolsey 2004 Alliant International University School Psychology M.A.
Sarah Jones 2004 University of Southern California MSW
Justin Lutz 2004 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Caleb Peck 2004 Seattle Pacific University Marriage and Family Therapy M.S.
Andrea Hitchcock 2003 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology MS
Daniel Simpson 2003 Western Seminary Marriage and Family Therapy M.A.
Rennie Simpson 2003 California State University, Sacramento School Psychology M.A.
Leslie Humphrey 2003 Webster University Counseling M.A.
Joseph Jardine 2003 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Gladys Green 2003 Vanguard University Education M.A.
Kimberly (Litwin) Silva 2003 California State University, Sacramento School Psychology M.A.
Cathy Breese 2003 Azusa Pacific University Clinical Psychology M.A.
Amy Smith 2003 Azusa Pacific University Special Education M.A.
Allison Clark 2003 St. Andrews School of International Relations Middle East Security Studies
Rachel Manville 2003 Azusa Pacific University College Student Affairs M.Ed.
Claudia Heredia 2003 California State University, Long Beach Education M.A.
Greg Mallory 2003 Azusa Pacific University Clinical Psychology Psy.D.
Christina Smith 2003 California State University, San Bernardino MSW
Elizabeth Powell 2003 Azusa Pacific University Clinical Psychology Psy.D.
Elizabeth Powell 2003 Azusa Pacific University Clinical Psychology M.A.
Nichole Dotson 2003 Vanguard University Education M.A.
Edward Godinez 2003 Fuller Theological Seminary M.Div.
Edward Godinez 2003 Azusa Pacific University M.Div.
Sheila Bombino 2003 National University Marriage and Family Therapy M.A.
Chris Love 2002 Azusa Pacific University Clinical Psychology: Family Psychology Psy.D.
Tifany Jones 2002 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Lupe Campos 2002 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Sarah (Nugent) Latham 2002 Bethel Seminary San Diego Marital and Family Therapy M.A.
Breanna (Archer) Kraft 2002 Pepperdine University Clinical Psychology M.A.
Cherie Harper 2002 Mount St. Mary’s College Counseling Psychology M.S.
Rose Garibay 2002 Vanguard University Education M.A.
Valerie Curry 2002 Vanguard University Education M.A.
Jim Patalano 2002 National University Counseling Psychology M.A.
Rachel Harvey 2001 California State University, San Bernardino MSW
DeAnna Griffin 2001 University of Denver Internatioal Disaster Psychology M.A.
Nicole Price 2001 National University Special Education M.A.
Suzanne Waverek 2001 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Katherine Babayans 2001 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Jennifer (Bolger) Anderson 2001 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Bridgette (Parsa) Brooks 2001 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Tonia Vojtkofsky 2001 Rosemead School of Psychology Clinical Psychology Psy.D. (2007)
Kathleen Treihaft 2001 Capella University Psychology M.S.
Leo Linder 2001 California State University, Fullerton Clinical Psychology M.S.
Aisha Spoto 2001 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Sam Bartaluzzi 2001 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Desiray Loza 2001 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Tim Sorrick 2001 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Suzanne Waverek 2001 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Joy Bertoli 2001 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Joy Bertoli 2001 Vanguard University Education M.A.
Kim Blank 2001 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Saundra Sakurai 2001 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Karen Holcomb 2001 Vanguard University Education M.A.
Daniela Ramos 2001 Vanguard University Education M.A.
Tara Culala 2001 George Fox University Clinical Psychology Psy.D.
Renee Miller 2001 California Graduate Institute Clinical Psychology Psy.D.
Renee Miller 2001 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Parker Campbell 2000 UCLA School of Public Policy and Social Research MSW
Angela Alvarez 2000 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Sarah Eisner-Carstens 2000 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Carrie Malone 2000 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Allie Charlton 2000 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Susan Hastings 2000 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Alanda (Crouch) Newton 2000 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Amanda Yancey 2000 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Lisa Wiethorn 2000 National University M.Ed.
Kathy Hammond 2000 National University M.Ed.
Henry Maruyama 2000 Trinity Law School Law J.D.
Ranielle Blohm 2000 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Michelle (Kenneth) Clark 2000 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Shayne Malm 2000 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Alicia Tamara 2000 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Kurt Espinoza 2000 Vanguard University Education M.A.
Audry Railey 2000 Vanguard University Education M.A.
Mary Patricia Smith 2000 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Katherine Babayans 2000 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Roman Napoli 2000 George Bush School of Government and Public Service MPSA (Master of Public Service and Administration)
Roman Napoli 2000 Texas A&M University Psychology Ph.D.
Brianna (Cox) Dubbs 2000 Pepperdine University Clinical Psychology M.A.
Amanda Vigil 1999 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Skyler Kayser 1999 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Kimberly Carstens 1999 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Shelley (Kilcrease) Youd 1999 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Kyle Turner 1999 Azusa Pacific University Clinical Psychology Psy.D.
Michael Janson 1998 University of Massachusetts MPH (Master of Public Health)
Celeste Craig 1998 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Teresa (Aue) Renteria 1998 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Belinda Villalpando 1998 Vanguard University Education M.A.
Elaine (Whittemore) Foytik 1998 California State University Santa Barbara MSW
Tiffany Wrothy 1997 Argosy University School Psychology Psy.D
Tiffany Worthy 1997 Arizona School of Professional Psychology Clinical Psychology M.S.
Holli (Busch) Gonzalez 1997 University of Phoenix M.A. in Marriage and Family Therapy
Lisa Roland 1997 Loma Linda University Marriage and Family Therapy M.S.
Christina Dell 1997 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Melissa (Gibson) Finley 1997 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Joy Schoenleben 1997 Chapman University Marriage and Family Therapy M.A.
Ross Andel 1996 University of Southern California School of Gerontology Ph.D.
Kimberly Cantrell 1996 National University Cross Cultural Education M.Ed.
Ramon Ivey 1996 Fuller Theological Seminary Marriage and Family Therapy M.A.
Tricia Campagna 1996 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Shinji Naruke 1996 Pacific Christian College Marriage and Family Therapy M.A.
Katrina Bohn 1996 Vanguard University Education M.A.
Kristine Gleason Nunn 1995 Vanguard University Religion M.A.
Holly Clark 1995 Vanguard University Education M.A.
Tonya Deetz 1995 George Fox University Marriage and Family Therapy M.A.
Trisha Nava 1995 Oral Roberts University Christian Counseling M.A.
Jon Pree 1994 California State University, Fresno Counseling Psychology M.S.
DeAnna (Wilson) Wahlheim 1994 Chapman University Marriage and Family Therapy M.A.
Debra Gil-Muniz 1994 Vanguard University Education M.A.
Stacey Aoto-Sullivan 1993 Rosemead School of Psychology Clinical Psychology Psy.D.
Mark Merrick 1993 Vanguard University Clinical Psychology M.S.
Kristine (Kurtovich) Gibson 1993 California State University Long Beach Nursing Program
Julie (Piskur) Sierra 1992 Northwestern University M.D.
Stacy McLain 1992 California School of Professional Psychology Los Angeles Clinical Psychology Ph.D.
CynDee Bloemendaal 1992 California School of Professional Psychology Clinical Psychology Ph.D.
Rebecca (Olsen) Aylor 1991 Willamette University M.Ed.
Michele Dodge 1991 University of Las Vegas Marriage and Family Therapy M.A.
Jill Ault 1990 Azusa Pacific University Clinical Psychology Psy.D.
Tricia (Nalore) Woods 1990 California Western School of Law Law J.D.
Jeanette Beland 1989 Fuller Theological Seminary M.F.T. and M.Div.
Catherine Winter 1989 Arizona State University Higher Education and Postsecondary Education M.Ed.
Michael Venard 1987 California School of Professional Psychology Los Angeles Clinical Psychology Ph.D.
Steven Harris 1983 United States International University Clinical Psychology Ph.D.
Wendy Kliewer 1980 University of California, Irvine Social Ecology Ph.D.