Ph.D., Sociology, North Carolina State University: May 2019 (anticipated) 
Dissertation: “Condemning the Criminal Corporation: Sentencing Corporate Crime after the 2008 Global Financial Crisis” under the direction of Patricia McCall (co-chair), Anna Manzoni (co-chair), April Fernandes, Wenjie Liao, and Consuelo Arellano

M.S., Sociology, North Carolina State University: December 2014 
Thesis: “A Spoiled Identity? An Examination of the Reflected Appraisal Process among True Deviants and the Falsely Accused” under the direction of Stacy De Coster (chair), Patricia McCall, and Margaret Zahn

B.A., Criminology, State University of New York at Cortland: May 2011