Welcome to College Confidential!

The leading college-bound community on the web

Sign Up For Free

Join for FREE, and start talking with other members, weighing in on community discussions, and more.

Also, by registering and logging in you'll see fewer ads and pesky welcome messages (like this one!)

As a CC member, you can:

  • Reply to threads, and start your own.
  • Post reviews of your campus visits.
  • Find hundreds of pages of informative articles.
  • Search from over 3 million scholarships.

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

Dave_BerryDave_Berry CC Admissions Expert Posts: 2,914 Senior Member
"... 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:" ...

Sign In or Register to comment.