An Adult Learner’s Guide to Choosing the Right KC University

Our city is a vibrant hub of higher education institutions and employers in a wide range of fields. Download your guide to choosing the right Kansas City university for you.

The No. 1 motivator for adults to go back to school is career advancement. Finding the right fit in a university is an important factor in completing your program of choice and taking the next step in advancing, changing or starting your career.Alumni-Survey-Results-thumbnail

This guide will help you answer these common questions:

  • What aspects are the most important to consider before starting at a university?
  • What should I look for to see if a school truly serves adult learners or nontraditional students?
  • What important factors do adult learners tend to overlook when choosing a university?
  • What do I need to consider when looking at the cost of a program?
  • What framework can I use to make sure I make the right decision?

Bonus resources include:

  • A checklist for your next steps
  • A university decision table

Let us help you take the first step in meeting your goals, and download your guide today.

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