Paying for Your Education

Whether you want to finish your degree or take courses to advance your career, you’re likely wondering how you’ll pay for your education. There are a variety of programs, both public and private, to help adult learners.

Sources of Financial Assistance


If you want to start or finish a degree*

  • Federal Pell Grant
  • Federal TEACH Grant
  • Federal Direct Stafford Loans
  • Private third-party scholarships & grants
  • Military benefits

    If you want to advance your career*

    • Military benefits
    • Employer reimbursement
    • Federal and state training funds
    • Scholarship funds from donors
    • Extended education scholarships
    • Personal loans
    • Philanthropy

    *Due to eligibility requirements and funding limits, students may not qualify for all programs.


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