Community College Returning Adults Reentry Students

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Published on August 8, 2009

Author: joyce1sage

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Created and presented for Extended Education class

Joyce M. Holland, MA CSU Dominguez Hills – Extended Education GED 548: Effective College Teaching Presentation #1 Roger McGinneess, Ed.D October 23, 2004 Fall 2004 REENTRY STUDENTS

Reentry Students Characteristics : Average age 25 or older Re-entry after long periods of college inactivity. NON-TRADITIONAL STUDENTS Retirees, divorcees, widowed, displaced workers, career changers, veterans, full-time employees, retraining, self-actualizers, etc.

“ Baby Boomers ” By 2011 at least 77 million are predicted to retire. Retraining opportunities available in coming decades Interested in Life-long learning Individualized Learning

By 2011 at least 77 million are predicted to retire.

Retraining opportunities available in coming decades

Interested in Life-long learning

Individualized Learning

Reentry Students in Record Numbers Reentry students seek out new training programs Life-long learning programs attract reentry students Numerous resources to assist Reentry students

Reentry students seek out new training programs

Life-long learning programs attract reentry students

Numerous resources to assist

Reentry students

Reentry Student Resources Campus Reentry Resources Centers, Scholarships, Grants, Orientation Sessions, Peer Mentoring, Reentry Student Associations, Adult Learning Centers,etc.

Campus Reentry Resources Centers,

Scholarships, Grants,

Orientation Sessions,

Peer Mentoring,

Reentry Student Associations,

Adult Learning Centers,etc.

Non Traditional Educational Programs E-Campus Degrees Program Online-Line Internet Classes Online-Line Internet Degree Programs Television Tele-Courses Correspondence School Programs Non-Traditional Institutions University of Phoenix, DeVry University, Cappella University, Etc

E-Campus Degrees Program

Online-Line Internet Classes

Online-Line Internet Degree Programs

Television Tele-Courses

Correspondence School Programs

Non-Traditional Institutions

University of Phoenix, DeVry University, Cappella University, Etc

References National Non-Traditional Students Association. Retrieved 11.23.2004 from: http://www.nontrad.org/ Adult Student.Com. Retrieved 11.23.2004 from: http://www.adultstudent.com/ Individualizing Instruction: Making Learning Personal, Empowering, and Successful. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 1990. Retrieved 11.23.2004 from: http://www-distance.syr.edu/iiindex.html

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