My oldest son is heading into his junior year of high school, which means we’re starting to visit prospective colleges. But, at the same time that he’s exploring various campuses, I, like many parents of high schoolers, am getting sticker shock at the cost. Last week, we paid a visit to my alma mater, Northwestern University, where tuition alone is $52,239 for the 2017-2018 school year. I found myself telling him, “You could always do two years at community college first, and then transfer.”Never mi
The aforementioned guy who suddenly ended up dating someone new and forbade me to speak to them ended up being a jerk outside of this and when I confronted him on it, blocked me on all forms of social media. I was tempted after this to tell his other partner about him blocking me on everything when confronted because I had come out of my haze and also had the sneaking suspicion that they knew nothing about me — but avoided doing so for fear of looking like the ‘jealous and crazy ex’.
Share information about who attends community colleges with your student so they learn more about the student body. Community colleges make up the largest sector of American postsecondary education, enrolling of all U.S. undergraduates. They also enroll a much more diverse student body than most four-year colleges, with first-generation students, single and students with disabilities making up a significant portion of the population. The range of students who attend community colleges is a great way for s
“Every year when I go back to visit my extended family [in Texas], they ask me the same questions: ‘When are you gonna get a job?’ … They don’t understand my mental illness. I listen to their lectures about ‘pulling yourself up by your bootstraps’ just sit in quiet humiliation.”“I’ll call you as soon as I get out.”
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All that sounds fairly reasonable, and those are the stipulations of most promise programs nationwide. But that also makes these programs less useful to Americans than they could be. According to the , “The average age of a community college student is 29, and two-thirds of community college students attend part-time.”