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Success: The Life Skills Advantage.
Age can be a wonderful asset.
the Family Tradition.
What was scary at 18 was just the challenge needed for
a 30-something wife and mother.
50 and Back to School.
Lifelong careers are no longer secure for many.
Many returning adults have only decided on what career
they donít want. See also Choosing
a Major and Career
Path Leads Back to School.
Classes: The Basics.
Learning the basics before you enroll can help you get
the most out of the experience.
Return of a Long Lost Student.
So many years had passed since her last time in a classroom,
she had given up.
Back to School Transition Tips.
Smart ways to lesson stress.
Learned: Seven Tips for Returning to College.
Helpful hints for returning to school.
Returning to college can be life changing.
Steps to Achieving Maximum Benefit from Your Degree.
Put some thinking and strategy behind career goals.
On Campus for Adults with Reading Disabilities.
Colleges are providing new support services. See also
Picks: Bestselling Books and Guides
Only Too Late If You Don't Start Now: How to Create
Your Second Life at Any Age.
by Barbara Sher
Shattering the myth that turns midlife (or any age)
into a crisis, this provocative guide is packed with
sage advice. Readers gave it five stars: "Should be
mandatory reading for anybody starting to waver at about
40." "An invaluable companion to the second half of
your life." Barbara Sher's honest and down-to-earth
style makes her easy-to-read and easy-to-understand.
A more positive way to consider your life and everything
Too Late to Learn: An Adult Student's Guide to College.
By Vicky Phillips
Adults are returning to college in record numbers, and
these changing demographics means college is not just
for kids anymore. This popular guide advises older students
on ow to find the right program, maximize transfer credits,
creatively finance their educaton, locate distance learning
opportunities, take standardized tests, and balance
a busy schedule. The author is a pioneer in the field
of adult education and distance learning and has helped
over 17,000 adult learners go back to college.
Guides for Adults Returning to College.