This spring, Armando is faced with a new predicament, deciding between two graduate school acceptances. He has decided to accept the Argosy doctoral program offer in in clinical psychology. In the future, young Latinos will have a psychologist who understands their struggles and strengths because he has lived it.
“The First Generation program provided me with a huge support system,” he said. “College was a big culture shock and that sense of family was huge. I’ve made friendships that are going to continue past graduation. And the four-year scholarship was a huge blessing to my family who otherwise couldn’t have afforded it.”