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Continuing Studies

Student Stories

Hear from students who are changing their lives and career paths through higher education at Carthage.

  • Susan Jensen ’16

    • Majors: Criminal Justice and Religion
    • Hometown: Kenosha, Wisconsin

    Susan completed her bachelor’s degree in criminal justice and religion through Carthage’s Adult Undergraduate Studies program. She is now a master’s degree candidate at the University of Chicago Divinity School. “This is really huge for me, and my background at Carthage has given me a good springboard,” she says. “I’ve come to understand that learning is really a lifelong process, and it’s good to be introduced to new ideas.”

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  • Melissa Euler ’16

    • Majors: Management, Marketing
    • Hometown: Burlington, Wisconsin

    After nearly 20 years working in the financial industry, Melissa Euler decided to open even more doors by earning her bachelor’s degree in marketing and management. Now she’s contemplating going on to earn her MBA. “Would I do anything differently? No,” she said. “Would I do it again? Absolutely. The price one pays for an education is never too much.”

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  • Rick Muhammad ’16

    • Majors: Management
    • Minors: Economics
    • Hometown: Racine, Wisconsin

    Rick Muhammad earned his bachelor’s degree in management through the Adult Undergraduate Studies program. “I felt a degree from Carthage would be highly regarded in the marketplace,” he said.

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