Young Nigerian Lady, Adejoke Moronkola graduates from US university as a Nurse, wins best student award. Adejoke Moronkola graduated outstandingly from the East Tennessee State University, United States with a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing, clinching several awards and accolades to her name, as an extraordinary Nurse.
The 26-year-old Adejoke had before enrolling for a degree in Nursing earned her Bachelor’s degree in Pharmacology and Toxicology from the University of Lagos, South-West, Nigeria.
She proceeded to the East Tennessee State University, Tennessee, United States in 2018 for her Master’s degree which she earned in Public Health. Immediately after her Master’s degree, she enrolled at the same university for an accelerated degree in Nursing.
After two years in the Nursing degree program, Adejoke graduated with an outstanding 3.91 grade points out of a possible 4.00. Celebrating her success on LinkedIn, she narrated that not only has she bagged a degree in Nursing, she has also been licensed to practice as a Nurse in the United States.
On May 7th of this year, the young girl who came to the United States (U.S.) 4 years ago with big dreams fulfilled one of those dreams – she graduated with a nursing degree, and, on June 27th, she became a licensed registered nurse in the U.S,” Adejoke wrote on LinkedIn.
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- FinduddannelseDOTdk Sustainability Scholarship 2022 (up to €5,000)
- Africa Initiative for Governance (AIG) Scholarships 2023/2024 for Study in the University of Oxford, UK (Fully Funded)
- Knight-Hennessy Scholars Program 2023 to study at Stanford University.
Adejoke went further to enumerate all the awards she graduated with from East Tennessee State University. She said: “I graduated with a summa cum laude (3.91/4.00) and achieved the following; First Nigerian undergraduate commencement speaker (CON, ETSU); Dean’s list every semester; Multicultural diversity scholar every semester; Honors graduate (summa cum laude); Accelerated cohort executive representative; College of nursing peer ambassador; Mentor in the mentee-mentor program and; CFAA advisory board member”
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