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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.
*Note: This article appears as a guest post on Parents Countdown to College Coach
Learn how I was able to graduate with my B.S. from Cornell and Ph.D. from UCLA debt free using niche scholarships. It’s amazing how much money students can earn from niche scholarships that provide a nice chunk of money and are significantly less competitive!
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