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Find a Degree ProgramFind on-campus or online degree programs that are offered especially to adult students. Get started today.


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Back to College® is an all-in-one resource for the adult returning to college. Our free newsletter provides news, features, and resource updates (including information on financial aid and new degree programs) each month. Learn more.


Online Discussion Forums for Adult StudentsAdults going back to school are are the fastest growing student demographic. Join the community, share information and network with other returning students in the online discussion forums.

Scholarships for Re-entry Students

Scholarships for Re-entry Students: Grants and Retraining 
Assistance for Adults Returning to CollegeAlthough many adult or "nontraditional" students hear about help to go back to school, continue their education, or train for a new career, they are often unaware where to find it or what programs they may be eligible for. This special report provides information on scholarships, grants, and private organizations and associations that aid adults returning to college or entering vocational programs. Sources of aid include awards especially for re-entry students, women, single parents, and adults re-entering the work force, including money from federal, state, and private organizational and academic programs. Available for immediate download.

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