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Tired of Working Multiple Jobs, Mother of Two Becomes Valedictorian

Sitting on her living room floor, feeling frustrated as she helped her son with is homework and tired from working four jobs, Michelle Redditt knew she could not put off getting her education any longer.

“I think the final straw was me not having stability,” Michelle said. “I was always making excuses for not going back to school. The final lap of it was I was in my living room and my kid was asking me about what I had finished in school because I was helping him with his homework, and I couldn’t lie to him anymore.”

Michelle had dreams of working in healthcare like many of her family members. UEI College’s Tacoma campus offered the best path to become a medical assistant. READ MORE


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