Melissa Carson

Melissa Carson

Alumna, Class of 2016
Major(s): Applied Psychology
Hometown: Sutherlin, OR

Why did you choose Oregon Tech Online?

I chose Oregon Tech for its great reputation and choices in degree programs.

What do you like best about your major?

I selected Applied Psychology as it provides a variety of career opportunities that I am interested in.

What has been the greatest aspect of completing your degree online?

The best part of completing my degree online is the flexibility to make my own schedule. Being able to schedule classes and tests with my work schedule has made continuing my education possible.

What career do you hope to have after you graduate from Oregon Tech?

I would like to continue my education by obtaining my master's degree and become an Occupational therapist.

Do you have any advice for incoming students?

My advice for incoming students would be to keep a regular schedule for study times that are compatible with their life.