Nana Akwasi Sarpong: Ghanaian who Dropped out of School to Study Dream Program Graduates as best Student

Nana Akwasi Sarpong: Ghanaian who Dropped out of School to Study Dream Program Graduates as best Student

  • A gentleman in Ghana graduated as the best student in Finance and Business Consultancy at Wisconsin after dropping out of the University of Ghana
  • At UG, Nana Akwasi Sarpong was studying Biology with the goal of becoming a dentist when he found a passion for finance and decided to switch
  • Ghanaians have been celebrating the young man on his brilliant feat

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Nana Akwasi Sarpong, a 26-year-old Ghanaian young man has a unique story of willingly dropping out of school to study a program in line with his newly-found passion.

Sharing tidbits of the story on his Twitter handle, Nana Akwasi indicated that when he dropped out of the University of Ghana in 2015, his father even got a small heart attack as a result.

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The programs he switched

Nana, according to a report on Kuulpeeps.com, was studying Biology with hopes of becoming a dentist when in July 2015, he developed a new love for Finance and Business Consultancy at Wisconsin International University College (WIUC).

Nana Akwasi Sarpong: Ghanaian who Dropped out of School to Study Dream Program Graduates as best Student
Nana Akwasi Sarpong Credit: @n_friggo
Source: Twitter

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Fast forward, he won the Overall Best Student Award from level 100 to 300 with an astonishing CGPA of 4.0, and also played active roles in winning debates.

The 26-year-old also indicates that right after his national service, he was offered employment at a big company, which is just in line with what he desired for himself.

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See information about job after NSS below

Twitter reactions

After reading Nana Akwasi's story, a lot of social media users have been celebrating him with heartwarming reactions.

@Naa_Tricia1:

So proud of you baby you inspire me in so many ways u don't know http://of.You truly are a child of Grace!!

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@BennyChambers:

It's the A in both Quantitative methods 1 and 2 for me !!! Wooow !!! Please was Mr. Patrick Ocloo Seshie the International Finance lecturer during your time ??

Ghanaian lands huge role abroad

In another exciting story, Kwasi Kankam, a young man who graduated from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has landed a massive job with a top firm in the US.

The young man graduated from the Ghanaian university in 2018 with a Bachelor's degree in Chemistry after which he landed the huge role, immediately after his national service.

Kankam has been recruited as a Senior Data Analyst for AstraZeneca, a British-Swedish company which is one of the top 10 pharmaceutical companies in the whole world.

Source: Yen

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