Siya Kulkarni

M.S.Ed. in Mental Health Counseling and Counselor Education

Pune, India

Where did you complete your undergraduate studies?
I completed my Bachelors in Marketing and Organizational Strategy in 2020 at Purdue University.

Why did you choose to attend IU Bloomington?
A well-rounded curriculum, intentional focus on multiculturalism, respected yet approachable faculty, interdisciplinary opportunities, and a beautiful campus to boot.

What should prospective students know about your IU School of Education graduate program?
Get set to learn alongside people who are just as passionate as you. Nothing better than a cohort full of compelling peers. There are so many resources, and even more,  people invested in your success here.

What has been your favorite academic accomplishment since starting your IU Bloomington program?
I get to be an Associate Instructor and I could not be more thrilled. 

What is the best thing about life in Bloomington?
The lush and easily accessible nature areas. Also the brilliant music and comedy events. But, most importantly, my cooperative living community.