“I’m a first-year student, but not only that I’m also a first-generation college student and also a first-generation American. Upon entering Ithaca College I had no idea what I wanted to pursue, however, I did know that I wanted to go into the health field.
“Being a part of the Pre-Professional program has given me a hand and assisted me in navigating me through various career paths and majors offered here at IC. This program introduced me to a wide variety of health professionals by having several presenters with diverse backgrounds come into class and speak about their profession.
“Because I was given the opportunity to explore, I have found an interest in Therapeutic Recreation, which is something that I discovered while keeping an open mind and having my options open. I have greatly benefited from the support and guidance of this program, which I am glad and thankful to be a part of.”