Doctoral Student

Sarah Burman is a doctoral student in the Institute of Higher Education and is serving as a research assistant to Dr. Wolniak. Burman holds a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre from Georgia College and a Master of Education in Educational Psychology with a concentration in Applied Cognition and Development from the University of Georgia. During her master’s program, she assisted in the research of the success of the 21st Century Community Learning Centers in Athens-Clarke County.

Her professional and research interests include higher education policy, college accessibility, tuition transparency, and retention.