Updated February 2023
Does this sound familiar? You’ve been out of school for a (possibly long) while, you’re dissatisfied with the way things are, and you want to pursue additional training so you can get on a more meaningful path.
You know that enrolling in a college program is a great way to learn new skills and enhance your value in the job market. But something’s holding you back.
Going to college as a mature learner can seem intimidating, but thousands of people do it every year. According to government data, more than one-quarter of students pursuing diplomas at Canadian colleges in 2020-2021 were over the age of 25.
In this post, we tackle the four biggest concerns shared by many adults just like you who are pondering going back to school.
Keep reading to see how you can overcome the obstacles and achieve your goals.