Why Choose Community College
Why Choose Community College?
Your community college is the ideal place to chart the next phase of your life, with a strong track record of meeting the needs of nontraditional students. Nationally, 15% of the community college student population is over age 40. The average community college student age is well above the traditional four-year college at 28 years.
Community colleges offer flexible classes, connections to volunteer and work opportunities, and short-term education programs that cater to your interests and needs.
Community Colleges offer:
- Programs designed to fit your lifestyle, whether you are employed full time, retired, or entering college for the first time.
- Support services to help learners of every age get the most from their education.
- Flexibility, diversity, and a user-friendly environment.
- Affordable programs and some financial aid options.