Caroline received a B.S. in Physics and Mathematics from Troy State University. She entered IQ Biology through the Materials Science and Engineering Program. Caroline completed her first lab rotation in Virginia Ferguson's lab in the Department of Mechanical Engineering. She completed her second lab rotation in Stephanie Bryant's lab in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering. Her third lab rotation was completed in Angela Bryan's lab in the Department of Psychology and Neurocience. Caroline's fourth rotation was completed in Erik Knight's lab in the Department of Psychology and Neuroscience.