Success Stories

The SDSU McNair Scholars Program is proud to announce that 23 alumni have obtained their PhDs, and 9 have obtained professional degress. To see a complete list with names of alumni scholars click here.

Currently, 41 scholars are enrolled in doctoral programs, 5 in professional degree programs all accross the nation.

Arizona State University

Ian Villalta

Ohio State University

Nidia Merino

University of California, San Francisco

Adrian Contreras

 

Bowling Green State University

Lissa Mann

Penn State University

Irene S. Medina

University of Colorado, Boulder

Leticia Sanchez

 

Brown University

Luiz Prazeres

San Diego State University & UC, San Diego

Feion Villodas

Miguel Villodas

University of Cincinnati

Jason Bailie

Columbia University

Maria Brodine

 

Scripps Research Institute

Rodrigo Rodriguez

University of Illinois, Chicago

Christina Buelna

 

Cornell University

Blanca Torres

 

Stanford University

Genaro Hernandez

April Weissmiller

University of Michigan

Daniel Choe

DePaul University

Katrina Davis

 

Texas A&M University

Sharon Epps

Juana Vaquero

University of Missouri, Kansas City

David Martinez

Harvard University

Khanichi Tapé

University of Arizona

Steven E. Jimenez

 

University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Jorge Urbina

Louisiana State University

Georgia Hall

 

University of California, Davis

Virginia Chaidez

University of North Dakota

Konjit Page

 

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Van Nguyen

 

University of California, Irvine

Christopher Carroll

University of Texas Southwestern

Veleka Boyd

Michigan State University

Tiago Antonio

Christina Campbell

University of California, Los Angeles

Albert Mesa

 

University of Washington, Seattle

Connie Meza

Montemorelos University

Ruben Murcia

University of California, Santa Barbara

Rafael Hernandez

Nelly Gonzalez

Washington State University, Pullman

Karla Blanco

Patricia Celaya

Starlyn Hawes

Jose Salcedo

Professional Degrees

MD programs

  • Janet Abou, Yale University
  • Virginia Ibarra, Michigan State University
  • Mahasin Abdullah, Ross University
 

PsyD programs

  • Jenny Nguyen, Ryokan College
  • Dalia Pimentel, University of La Verne