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Career ambition. Family promises. Personal fulfillment. Why do you want your degree? Our student stories are unique and inspiring. They remind us why we keep reaching for a greater goal.
Renata C. Franklin
Earning an Ashford* degree, in regards to life-altering experiences, is ranked right up there with marriage and becoming a mother.
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I’m trying to set an example for my kids. Even though life can get hard, I want to show them that you can still do a good job no matter how much you have going on.
The reason why I decided to get a degree in Journalism and Mass Communications is because as an African American male, I believe there are certain news stories I can relate to because I am Black. I think now, more than ever, it is important to see African American writers getting their stories out to the public to see.
General Irvin Barrett, II
The value of education is great, and I plan to be a key advocate for individuals who do and do not look like me to capitalize on educational value.
Ashford* seriously showed me that I am college material. I feel like if I could do it with four kids, being married, and working full-time, then anybody could do it.