Grant Springer | Master's Student, Southwestern College
Current and Past Educational Experiences
Grant Springer is currently a Master’s student, maintaining a 4.00 GPA in Southwestern College’s Art of Teaching program. He earned his Bachelors degree, Summa Cum Laude, in Business Management and Human Resources in 2010 from Kaplan University. He earned his Associates Degree in Paralegal Studies from the same institution in 2003.
Honors and Achievements
Springer has earned a number of medals during his service in the United States Army. He has been awarded a Bronze Star Medal, four Defense Meritorious Service Medals and three Joint Service Commendation Medals in addition to a Joint Service Achievement Medal and a NATO Medal. Springer has also earned five Army Commendation Medals, seven Army Good Conduct Medals and seven Army Achievement Medals.
Personal Details and Community Involvement
As his career in the United States Army is coming closer to the end, Springer is preparing for a career in the field of teaching and educating others. Springer has instructed college courses for Central Texas College while deployed to Iraq, as it was the only way to get some resident courses for the soldiers at his forward operating base. The experience provided him a better appreciation of adult education.
Springer has enjoyed coaching premier competitive level soccer for the past five years and continues to volunteer his time when possible.