... the place for adult learners to start or start again.
We know that you need to balance family, career, community, and educational responsibilities. Tailored for you, Continuing Education offers flexible part-time study and degree programs year-round, to help you reach your goals sooner. We also believe that what you learn in life and work should be recognized, so we welcome prior learning assessment (PLA) to grant college credit for what you already know. Don't start from scratch. Learn more here.
Adults expect - and we deliver - a welcoming campus, stellar faculty, easy enrollment, and key amenities: free and convenient parking, rich library resources, exemplary counseling, and 21st century educational technologies, to name a few. Career Services are available to you year-round, for personal counseling or online access to skill-building tools - on your own, anytime, 24/7.
Thinking of completing your degree? Research shows that college graduates earn much more over their working lifetime. Compare $2,765 with $4,563*, the median monthly earnings of the high school graduate vs. the college graduate. The differential, nearly $1,800 a month, translates to more than $21,000 a year. A college degree is an investment in your future financial security.
* Source: the bureau of labor statistics http://www.bls.gov/emp/ep_chart_001.htm
Career Change or Advancement
Need a competitive advantage to secure that promotion or help you advance in your field? Boost your resume with college credits, or complete your degree. Lifelong learners are happier and feel more fulfilled. Even if you've enjoyed a rich and prosperous career, a college course is the ideal way to prepare for your next stage in life or career move.
Don't compromise your desire to return to school. Adult and Continuing Education at Mitchell College may be the key to propelling your life and career forward. Attend an Information Session, come for a campus visit, think about credit for prior learning, and email AdultStudents@mitchell.edu with your questions. We'll connect you with the people who will guide your journey.