One of many free services we offer to adult learners is an extensive base of links, scholarships, and aid to help our students succeed in their journey to graduation. While we are always happy to discuss problems with our students personally, we offer this page as a starting point for you to answer questions and concerns you may have about your education experience.
Looking for a resource to complete your high school degree or GED? Check out the Goodwill Memphis Excel Center, Memphis’ only charter high school for adults!
There are many sites that offer free tutorials for students. These may be supplementary to coursework or used to add skills to a resume.
On-campus student resources include links to adult resources, career centers, childcare, libraries, and campus safety and police. Click below to see an ever-expanding list of services that our education partners offer adult learners. Have suggestions for more? Let us know!
Do you know which industries are growing fastest in Memphis? In the nation? We can help you select a major that best guarantees you employment post-graduation.
Tennessee Reconnect is a last-dollar scholarship for adults to return or enroll in college to complete a certificate or an associate degree. Students may use the scholarship at any of the state’s 13 community colleges, 27 colleges of applied technology, or other eligible institution offering an associate degree program.
Tennessee Promise is both a scholarship and mentoring program focused on increasing the number of students that attend college in our state. It provides students a last-dollar scholarship, meaning the scholarship will cover the cost of tuition and mandatory fees not covered by the Pell grant, the HOPE scholarship, or the Tennessee Student Assistance Award. Students may use the scholarship at any of the state’s 13 community colleges, 27 colleges of applied technology, or other eligible institution offering an associate degree program.
We are happy to assist current and veteran military members as they navigate the adult learning process by offering research and guidance.
We’re pleased to offer a large list of jumping-off points for those who are seeking to research additional funding opportunities for their education.