RESOURCES FOR EDUCATION: Career Guide for Students with Disabilities

Do you ever feel like you are the only one at school who has trouble finishing your work due to your disability? According to Meg O’Connell of AC Online, 11% of undergraduate students report having a disability of some sort. In turn, a stunning 41% of students with disabilities complete their degree compared to the 51% of students who do not report having a disability. At first glance, this can be disheartening, however, did you know that the ADA (American Disabilities Act) offers a gamut of protections for those with a disability? These include but are not limited to accommodations, discrimination protections, and equal opportunities. Interested in knowing your rights? Click here!