A Pennsylvania girl has earned an associate's degree at a community college even before she has received her high school diploma.
WPMT-TV reports 17-year-old Sadira Stallings will receive her degree in business administration from Harrisburg Area Community College on Thursday.
Stallings completed 63 credit hours through the schools dual-enrollment program and is the first high school student from the community college's Gettysburg campus to earn her degree before finishing high school.
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Stallings took the courses online, which gave her the time to work two jobs and also participate in high school activities. [[421490133, C]]
She'll receive her diploma from South Western High School in June.
She plans to pursue an associate's degree in nursing at the community college this fall so she can become a registered nurse.