When adults are considering going back to school or even choosing to further their education right after high school, they often ask themselves one important question: is an online college right for me? The answer depends on what you want from the experience and what you are willing to put into your education.
As an adult returning to college there are some factors that need to be considered that the traditional college students usually do not have. As an adult you may have certain responsibilities which can not be ignored, and which may interfere with your classes and required course work if these factors are not addressed before [...]
Going back to college as an adult offers many benefits. As an adult you are more focused and understand the importance of the education you are receiving, unlike many traditional college students. Because you are paying for your degree, and usually sacrificing free time with your family, you will value this education much more than [...]
Going back to college as an adult can include some unique concerns and these are issues traditional college students may not have to worry about. College can be expensive, and one of the top concerns for adults returning to school is the cost involved. The expense of returning to college for adults can include more [...]
There are many reasons why people never finish their education. Money, work, marriage, and children are some of them. If you have considered going back to school and feel that it is important, you should still try. Don’t be afraid that you are too old. You are never too old to improve your education, and [...]
Non-traditional students may face a few obstacles when they go back to school. Since many have been out of school for years, maybe since they were teenagers, it can be a little daunting. Try not to let the age difference between you and your fellow students worry you. It may not bother them as much [...]