How Non-Traditional Students Balance School, Family and Work

Returning to school to earn a degree can provide great rewards, but make sure you don’t sacrifice other important aspects of your life along the way. Find out how to successfully balance your family, career, and schoolwork as a non-traditional student.

Your life as a non-traditional student may be a little more complicated than that of students entering college directly out of high school. Depending on your personal situation you may be picking up the children after school, preparing for a seminar at work, and still have to figure out when you’ll have time to finish up that paper for English Literature class. How does a non-traditional student manage to successfully balance the responsibilities of family and career while continuing her education? Just like a juggling act–it takes discipline and commitment. Read more…