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Adult Learner Services

Adult Learner Services

Payne Hall, Room 104B

Adult Learner Services focuses their attention and expertise on those students or prospective students who are 25 years of age or older. These students can be dislocated workers looking to retrain in new career fields, single parents, first generation students, or individuals who are employed and are trying to juggle work and their education.

Services we provide may consist of the following:

  • Major/Career Exploration
  • Advisement in developing an educational plan
  • Assistance with financial aid and the enrollment process
  • A means to connect with other adult students through RASA (Returning Adult Student Association) and Non-Traditional Student Week
  • Support for dislocated workers through collaboration with various public agencies and programs such as WIAO, Trade Act and the Department of Labor’s 599 Program)
  • A College Seminar class section geared towards adult learners
  • Recognition through SPIRE National Honors Society for those who qualify
  • Opportunities to complete your degree using alternative credit and/or an Adult Degree Program