Jordan Henderson

High School: Louisville Male High School
College Choice: University of Louisville

Jordan Malik Henderson has been a Whitney M. YOUNG Scholar since the 7th grade. He will graduate this spring from Male Traditional High School with a 3.4 cumulative GPA. Jordan credits the program for providing an opportunity to visit college campuses and participate in college-level learning experiences he otherwise would not have had.

Jordan was a member of the Male High School Orchestra. His extracurricular activities included working part-time at Kentucky Fried Chicken. He also developed valuable technology skills, including Photoshop, webpage design, and video editing.

Jordan will attend the University of Louisville J. B. Speed School of Engineering this fall. He ultimately hopes to work for Louisville Metro Government as a chemical engineer.