University College Podcast: Student accelerates his education at KSU


KENNESAW, Ga. (May 27, 2020) — Between moving from Venezuela to the United States, leaving behind one medical career for another one, and shifting from the classroom to online courses, Roberto Escobar has made adjustments throughout his life.

In the latest edition of the University College podcast, Escobar talks about his experiences, from a career as a resident physician in Venezuela to his current pursuits in the accelerated nursing program and as a first-generation college student in the Wellstar College of Health and Human Services.

To listen to the full podcast, tune in through one of the links below: 

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A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers more than 150 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its approximately 41,000 students. With 11 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia and the third-largest university in the state. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the region and from 92 countries across the globe. Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status, and one of the 50 largest public institutions in the country. For more information, visit