Iowa Woman to Graduate College After 19 Years in School

Kathy Vitzthum Graduate College
Kathy Vitzthum Graduate College

Many tuition-paying parents hope their kids avoid the "five-year plan," when students take an extra year to finish. But in the case of Iowa State student Kathy Vitzthum, her 19-year plan was not only supported by her parents, but her husband and kids gave the thumbs up as well. This May, she'll have the diploma to prove her hard work paid off.