Three doctoral candidates. One journey.

Earning a doctoral degree is a journey that can take many paths. Watch Degree of Impact, a Roadtrip Nation documentary chronicling the cross-country journey of three doctoral students as they discover the determination, hard work, and sacrifice it takes to earn a doctoral degree. Share the road with these doctoral candidates as they share their real-life experiences of how they balanced life and the pursuit of a dream.

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Experience the power of education. Fulfill your goal of effecting positive social change and make a lasting impact on your community.

Kylie's Journey

Kylies Journey
A mother of three takes on national healthcare policies with her PhD in Nursing. See how Kylie Yearwood made an impact.

Crystal's Journey

Crystal Francis could have easily been a statistic. But boundaries are for breaking. Find out how her PhD could lead her to public service.

Jason's Journey

Jasons Journey
As the first in his family to attend college, Jason Vanfosson is driven to learn how he can make a lasting impact. Find out how.
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