Student/Alumni spotlight

Jal’en Hayward

Jal’en Hayward
Bachelor's of Science in Mathematics with 7-12 Certification

Anticipated graduation date:
Spring 2025

Why did you choose TWU?
The school’s environment is what stood out the most to me. TWU not only has a beautiful campus, but the class sizes were my ideal choice because I enjoy getting to know my professors and classmates.

What do you love about your program?
The faculty, staff and students. It is a wonderful community to be a part of, with everyone being supportive and welcoming in the Mathematics Division. All of my professors have shared many opportunities with me, and I’m grateful for everything they are showing and sharing with me.

What would you tell prospective students about your program?
The hardest problems become easier to manage with the people in the Mathematics Division. Everyone will do their part helping you understand what is going on. None of the professors will leave anyone in the dark, and they are willing to work with you. There are so many opportunities that are provided as well.

How has TWU helped you achieve professional goals?
The faculty and staff have provided so many valuable information for me, and with their help I’ve been accepted into a paid internship program for the summer. TWU has elevated my interview skills and provided steps to many doors.

What are your plans after graduation?
I want to continue my education and get my masters in mathematics. I will begin life after graduation teaching high school level mathematics, and hopefully afterwards be capable of applying myself to work for NASA.

What are one-two key reasons potential students should consider TWU?
The math professors are amazing, and you’ll build lifelong connections and friendships at TWU!

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