Emily has wanted to be a teacher since she was 7, but also thought she might change her mind. "During my first semester at NCC, I had teachers who made a strong impression, and I decided then that teaching was the path for me. I thought NCC would help steer me in the right direction, and they did!
"Secondary math is important because math is used every day," she says.
She has been accepted to East Stroudsburg University.
"I love my major and I have never been able to picture myself doing anything else," she says.