How I Graduated from an Ivy League School and Received My Ph.D.—Debt-Free

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*Note: This article appears on Impress the Ivies.

It may be hard to believe that a kid like me who grew up in a middle class family in LA graduated from an elite private university and the top graduate program in his field with $0 debt.

You read that correctly: $0 debt.

No, I did not have wealthy parents, go to a fancy high school, nor did I go to college on a full ride.

So, how did I do it?

I share my story on exactly how I pulled it off on a guest post on my colleague, Jessica Yeager's site, Impress the Ivies.

Check out how I graduated from Cornell and received my Ph.D.-debt-free.