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 Date: April 19, 2010 Contact:  Paula Cobler, 361-570-4350

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New freshman dreams of becoming police officer


 

Andy Llanes

For Andy Llanes, a senior at Lamar Consolidated High School in Rosenberg, there is only one career choice.

 

"I''m really into criminal justice," he said. "I want to be a police officer because there''s always something different every day."

 

Llanes decided to join the University of Houston-Victoriaís FIRST 200 as a way of starting a new chapter in his life off right.

 

"Since I''m just graduating from high school, itís a new life for me."

 

 

The University of Houston-Victoria, located in the heart of the Coastal Bend region, offers courses leading to more than 65 bachelorís and masterís degree programs and concentrations in the schools of Arts & Sciences, Business Administration, Education & Human Development, and Nursing. UHV provides face-to-face classes at its Victoria campus as well as teaching sites in Fort Bend, Harris and Montgomery counties, and online classes that students can take from anywhere. Since its founding in 1973, UHV has provided students with a quality university education from excellent faculty at an affordable price.