The McNair Achievement Program at Washington State University prepares first-generation/low-income students, and students from underrepresented backgrounds in graduate education for their future doctoral studies.
The McNair Achievement Program at WSU will be recognized as the university vanguard in preparing undergraduates for graduate education.
The McNair Achievement Program at WSU will provide program participants with graduate education preparation activities and services to include faculty mentored research experiences, coursework focused on the culture of graduate education, and academic and career counseling.
Ph.D. program, Human Development & Family Studies
“My participation in the McNair Achievement Program provided me with the knowledge, skills and experiences I needed to successfully transition from my undergraduate studies to my doctoral program.”