Popping out a baber at the ripe ol’ age of sixteen is enough to throw anyone’s life for a loop! After all, who has time for school and friends when they’re busy changing diapers and watching hours of Elmo’s World?
The ladies of Teen Mom and Teen Mom 2 have struggled to keep up with their edumacation, but despite late nights and burpy babies, most of them have graduated from high school! Check it out:
Farrah Abraham: Farrah not only finished high school in Iowa, she also completed a culinary degree! Now she’s living in Florida in the hopes of advancing her training in Ft. Lauderdale.
Catelynn Lowell: Last season, Catelynn and her boyfriend Tyler triumphantly graduated high school in Michigan two years after the rest of their class. Now, both of them are working and Tyler is in college!
Maci Bookout: Not only did Maci graduate from Ooltewah High School in Tennessee, but she also took some online college courses in journalism. However, midway through her training, she switched her major to Media Technology with a minor in Creative Writing.
Amber Portwood: Amber put off taking the GED test, but last we heard she was working toward it like a pro! One of these days ....
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Jenelle Evans: Jenelle graduated from high school in North Carolina and is currently enrolled at Miller-Motte Technical College, where she is training to be a medical assistant. We hear she's doing really well!
Kailyn Lowry: Kailyn graduated from her Nazareth Area High School in Pennsylvania. Originally, she had planned to go to school for social work, but has since changed direction. Currently, Kai is enrolled in a 12-week program for dental assistant and X-ray certification.
Chelsea Houska: This gal still hasn’t graduated from high school, but she’s working towards her GED.
Leah Messer: Despite raising twins, Leah graduated from Herbert Hoover High School in West Virginia, and now she’s a working woman with a job at a dentist’s office! In her spare time she takes online courses at Mountain State University.