Academic Program: General Studies
Hometown: Forsyth, MO
“It feels like home.”
Why did you choose to attend Missouri State-West Plains?
It’s an unique experience. I love that I can get a four-year experience at two-year university. The people are all incredibly kind. It feels like home.
How would you describe your experience here?
Wonderful! I love all the different ways I can get involved on campus. The professors care about your degree and what you want to do with your life.
What has been your favorite thing about Missouri State-West Plains?
So far my favorite thing has been meeting different people. I’m making friendships that are going to last my whole life time, and I love it.
What has been your favorite course?
So far my favorite course has been geology. I know that sounds absurd, but my professor actually gets the class involved in debates and really pushes us to learn for ourselves.
How have faculty and staff helped you during your time at Missouri State-West Plains?
Many of the faculty and staff have helped me keep a sane mind. They push me to use my head and urge me to be willing to express my feelings.
How did you choose your major?
I chose my major because I knew I loved the idea of a job in a hospital. I also realized that I do well at administrative work. So my degree will be in health care administration.
What have you learned from Student Ambassadors that will help you succeed in your education, career or life?
I have learned so many things from the Ambassadors program. I have learned how to work better with others and how to go about some things that will help with my degree, like how to handle myself in administration situations and many more.
What are your plans after graduation?
I will be continuing my education at Metropolitan Denver State University where I will be getting my Bachelor of Science in Health Care Professionals Service.