Virginia Tech (2020 – 2023)

M.I.T., Information Technology via Pamplin College of Business / College of Engineering

                     Graduate Certificates: Big Data, Business Data Analytics


University of Wyoming (2016 – 2018)

M.A., Department of Sociology, minor in Statistics

Areas of Study: Statistical Analysis, Sociological Theory, Social Movements

Thesis: “Sacred Duty? Spiritual Identification and Unconventional Political Participation” (View PDF)


University of Wyoming (2010 – 2012)

M.A., Department of Communication and Journalism

Areas of Study: Research Methods (Quantitative and Qualitative), Marketing, and Mass Media

Thesis: “Boy, Please! Applying the Contact Hypothesis, Imagined Interactions, and Politeness Theory to Communication with Gay Individuals” (View PDF)


Brigham Young University (2005 – 2008)

B.S., Department of Sociology, minor in Philosophy

Areas of Study: Theory, Rhetoric, Logic, Religion, Gender Studies, Statistics, and Research Methods