Applications Now Open for Summer Institute in Applied Psychology in Costa Rica!!!

UC Santa Barbara and UT Austin are 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
-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—a 3-week academic retreat in Costa Rica. The summer institute combines mindfulness classes, expert-led workouts, and world-class instruction on the science of long-term success and happiness. Details at

Learn more about the Post-Baccalaureate Program.

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