This fourth edition of The Success Manual for Adult College Students is based on the author's own 15-year trip to a Bachelor's degree, in-depth interviews with dozens of adult college students in their 30s, 40s, 50s and older, with jobs, families and bills, plus extensive advice from college advisers specializing in adult students.
How To Be a Successful Adult Student. High school and adult level education programs differ significantly. As a result, different types of skills and qualities are required to succeed as an adult student. The primary difference between high school and adult education programs aren't the programs themselves, it's the students.
However, online courses present unique challenges and often require an adjustment period, especially for first-timers. The following guide helps future and new online college students avoid common pitfalls, improve academic performance, manage their stress and time effectively, and find valuable resources.Author: Staff Writers.
Research on Adult Learners in College Classrooms. A number of studies have explored the characteristics of adult learners in the college classroom, providing substantial but not unqualified support for the assumptions linked to the theoretical frameworks of adult .