- Bronx, NY
- Business Administration - Healthcare Management
- Class of 2019
Jackson Amankrah ’19Senior
What is your major and intended career path?
My major is Business Administration – Healthcare Management. I’d like to attend graduate school and find a steady career within the healthcare field.
What factors helped you choose Southern Vermont College?
Being a part of the College’s Mountaineer Scholars Program was given to me by the help of Ivan Figueroa, Director of Mountaineer Scholars and Diversity initiatives. Likewise, I thought being associated with a small institution and being surrounded by the beautiful scenery on campus would be the best fit for me.
How would you describe your academic experience?
Overall, my academic experience as going really smooth. All the classes I have taken at Southern Vermont College have been beneficial for me and my major.
Can you share a memorable experience?
Over the course at Southern Vermont College, I made the Dean’s List several times.
Are there any notable accomplishments that you would like to share?
I was a three-time NECC Champion my freshman year and junior year for both basketball and cross country.
What advice would you give to an incoming student?
Be grateful that you are in college, and make the most out of every moment you encounter, because there will always be someone that wished they were in your shoes.