Article Title

Two Dreams, One Degree


After a long night of body checks, slapshots and chasing a puck up and down the ice, Michael McCurtain ’16 often retreated to his hotel room – to tackle accounting homework. For two years, McCurtain juggled the life of a professional hockey player with the demands of earning an accounting degree through Linfield’s Online and Continuing Education Program. The online program gave him the flexibility to continue his hockey career, while getting a college education and looking ahead to a career off the ice.



To view the content in your browser, please download Adobe Reader or, alternately,
you may Download the file to your hard drive.

NOTE: The latest versions of Adobe Reader do not support viewing PDF files within Firefox on Mac OS and if you are using a modern (Intel) Mac, there is no official plugin for viewing PDF files within the browser window.