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English teacher goes back to school to become a school counselor

Some students lack the support they need to succeed, and high school English teacher Jim Sanders looks forward to being an advocate and resource for those individuals.

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Graduate certificate helps alumnus become a financial advisor

Changing career trajectories can be a challenging process, especially if it means going back to school to earn a new degree. CityU alumnus Scott McClave knew that from experience, which is why when he was ready to change careers for the second time he wanted to expedite the process. So, he decided to pair his existing skills and experience with a graduate certificate.

A U.S. Marine guides an MK-28 extended cargo truck during an exercise in Haramura Higashihiroshima, Japan.

Marine earns master’s degree in leadership online from Japan

Will Greeson leads a team of photographers and videographers who are tasked with capturing footage of the Marines’ work – from humanitarian aid projects to active combat training – in the Pacific region.

Karthik Dinakaran

Professional joins expertise and experience with a Computer Science degree

After graduating with his bachelor’s degree in electronics and communication engineering, Karthik Dinakaran spent six years working in IT roles. With all the on-the-job training and experience he gained, he was ready to take the next step in his career. So he and his family moved from India to Seattle so he could study in City University of Seattle’s Master of Science in Computer Science program.

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A self-motivated teacher and leader pursues a doctorate

Some people know early on that they want to earn a doctoral degree. Whether it’s the thirst for additional education, a desire to pursue a chosen career, or an aspiration to earn the “doctor” title, the decision to earn a doctorate is typically a very deliberate choice. Yet, for Sophia Haynes it was not.

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U.S. News & World Report names CityU among Best Online Bachelor’s Programs

U.S. News & World Report announced its annual rankings of the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs and City University of Seattle was ranked among the best in the nation for the sixth consecutive year.