Featured student: Janaliz Serrano

Janaliz Serrano
Name: Janaliz Serrano
School: Alvernia University
Hometown: Reading, PA
Major: Occupational Therapy
A 2019 graduate of Muhlenberg High School, Janaliz attends Alvernia University. Janaliz shared that she decided to attend Alvernia because of the "amazing program they had for occupational therapy," an accelerated, five-year master program.

At Alvernia, Janaliz plans on completing the five-year occupational therapy (OT) program. Once she receives her master's degree in OT, she hopes to work in either a school or hospital setting, or possibly open her own practice. 

We asked Janaliz:

What aspect of your college/university are you most excited about?
I’m extremely excited to gain the knowledge I need to help others and make sure they get the proper care they need.

What are your hobbies?
I love to sing and listen to music in my spare time. 

What one tip would you share with soon-to-be high school seniors who are approaching the application process this fall?
Just keep your options open and make sure you feel at home.

What is one fun fact about you?
I am overly positive and happy all the time!