Finance Grad Is Taking Advantage of Opportunities and Launching Her Dream Career

Before going back to school at Rasmussen College, Veronica Vera had been immersed in a medical billing career that was not fulfilling her aspirations. “Although I had a great career in medical billing, I knew it wasn’t where I was supposed to be,” says Vera. Through the encouragement of a dear friend of hers, Vera found herself headed back to school to pursue a degree in finance. “Finance was what I always wanted to do,” says Vera. “My friend had just pursued his dream career and finished his Bachelor’s degree after serving in the military, so that gave me the extra nudge of encouragement to go after my dreams as well.