Q&A with LTanya Ray
California School of Education at Alliant International University
Master of Arts in Education – School Counseling with Pupil Personnel Services Credential
Counselor in Los Angeles, CA
Q: How did your Alliant experience contribute to your career growth?
A: While attending Alliant International University, I obtained the knowledge and the confidence needed to pursue my career goal to become a counselor. The internships afforded me the hands-on experience which also increased my confidence and knowledge.
Q: What do you enjoy most about your work?
A: I enjoy being able to help children grow academically, socially, and emotionally. It is very rewarding.
Q: What inspires you to make a positive difference in the world?
A: I'm inspired most by knowing that some children need a little more help than they are currently getting. If I can provide the bridge to help them in the areas in which they need that is what inspires me.
Q: Do you have any advice for current students?
A: I would say to study hard and pay strict attention to detail and what you are doing during your internship.