Be Inspired! Syleena Johnson Graduates College 21 Years After She Enrolled

June 8, 2015  |  

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  • fromanotherplanet

    21 years to finish college?? and that’s inspirational? LOL Are we that short on role models?? I can’t with y’all.

    • Valencia Johnson-Flegler

      There is NOT a time limit on education. I’m still learning and I have been on this earth 42 years.

  • Maygan Beckles

    Congratulations Syleena! What an accomplishment! So proud of you for going back. I’m right behind you because I too will graduate from Kaplan University at the end of the month.

  • Guest

    Zee phi!! Congrats soror !!! <3

  • Ross Elle

    It really is never too late to start or to finish so long as you do it. Congrats to her!

  • Maggie

    I am glad she completed!
    Side-note be careful of these online universities – it does no good to get a degree from a school that isnt really a school.

    • TomTom

      You always have to research on any school you attend. I finished with Kaplan in ’07 and haven’t had an issue getting a good paying job.

      • Maggie

        Congrats to you! There are many positives but I know that they are paying off some serious cases from former students and employees – it is all subjective because there are so many branches of this school ran in different ways.

  • Yvette

    Hopefully this will be me in a few years. Congratulations Syleena!!!

  • Keep pushing….

    Now that is the BUSINESS.
    I am so inspired by that – I will keep going!
    No matter how long it takes….to reach my goals.

  • Trillary Banks

    Congratulations my sister!

  • Staci Elle

    I like Syleena Johnson, she seems fun. Congrats to her on reaching her goal!

  • Simone Mackey

    You go girl!


    Outstanding…KEEP THE FIRE BURNING!!!

  • blindie15

    I love her! Congrats fellow 2k15 grad!!