Going back to college as an adult? Here’s what you need to know

"… More “non-traditional” or independent college students attend college than a generation ago, according to the Institute for Women’s Policy Research. “It is important for promoting racial and ethnic equity in college attainment, given the relatively large share of students of color among independent students,” it said in a 2018 report.

There are likely millions more adults out there looking to start college for the first time or go back after years away.

Here are some tips to make that happen:" …