Purdue Polytechnic helped me better understand the variety of jobs I can succeed in. Professors like Jeffrey Griffin and Joseph Kintzel made it fun to learn these skills, and they are always willing to help.”
Kaile Maston
Computer Information Technology '24
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Kaile Maston

Computer Information Technology '24
IT Technician  for Ivy Tech Community College

Describe your potential job duties  

Fixing almost any hardware or software issue—from computer and phone networks, to making sure that classroom materials continue functioning as needed. 

In what ways did the Polytechnic and/or Purdue help make you uniquely qualified for your new job?  

Purdue Polytechnic helped me get a better understanding of the job I will be doing and help better prepare me for situations that may arise down the line as I get more workforce experience. 

Who would you like to thank as you finish your time at Purdue and start your career? 

Professors Griffin and Kintzel helped making learning easier and fun, and they were always willing to help. 

What specific classes helped prepare you for your new job?  

Networking Administration and Hardware Development. 

If you had a favorite class, project, experience, or professor, what/who was it, and why?  

Joseph Kintzel was my favorite professor because he was always fun to talk with and always helped when I needed it. If I had a question in any class I had with him, he would always answer as soon as he could and always explained everything in a way I understood.