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If you’re a parent who is thinking about returning to school, you’re in good company. The increasing availability of online learning programs is making it easier and more affordable for adults with families to take on the additional responsibility of earning a degree. To learn more about why parents are enrolling in online degree programs, check out the infographic.
Why parents are returning to school
As alternative forms of learning, including online degree programs, become more prominent, more parents are making the decision to go back to school. Increased flexibility, lower costs, and the growing demand for an educated workforce are all factors that have spurred adults to take on school in addition to taking care of their family, working full-time, and managing other responsibilities.
By the numbers: Parents returning to school
Why do parents go back to school?
Online Education as a solution for parent students
Of all online students:
Steps to take before enrolling: