Adult Learners

Adult Learners

Are you an adult who’s ready for a new career? Dutchess Community College offers associate degree programs and accelerated certificate options to give you the skills – and increased earning power – necessary in today’s workplace.

We know that returning to school as an adult is a big decision. At Dutchess Community College you’ll have other nontraditional students in your classes and will find our welcoming, inclusive community friendly and engaging. Our adult students enhance the learning environment and bring the wisdom of life experience to our campus.

Many of your friends and neighbors have improved their job opportunities through DCC programs; learn how you can be among them! We offer financial aid counseling, opportunities to earn knowledge-based credits, on-site day care and other services for nontraditional students.

Learn more about DCC at our Career Jumpstart July Events, July 17-27.