Workshops Offered Exclusively for Adults Considering Going Back to School
(Delaware and Chester Counties, PA • September 9, 2015)—Have you been thinking about going back to school but aren’t sure where to start or are nervous about being in a classroom with students young enough to be your children? Or maybe you’re afraid that you are not technologically savvy enough or are unsure how you’ll balance work, family and school? Then don’t miss one of Delaware County Community College’s three workshops geared specifically for adult students. Each workshop is free and open to the public and will be held at the Upper Darby Center (1570 Garrett Road, Upper Darby).
Creating Life and Work Balance as a College Student
Monday, September 21 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Room 108
Creating a healthy balance between life, work, and school is key to a successful college experience. This workshop will cover tips on how to create a healthy balance between all of life’s responsibilities along with tips on time management.
College Crash Course
Monday, October 5 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Room 108
Wondering what is expected of you when taking a college-level class? How long is a semester? How much time will you have to dedicate outside of the classroom to your studies? What does it mean when your advisor says you’re ready for a level-two science class? What are CRN numbers, FAFSA, and all those acronyms I don’t understand? All of these questions and many more will be addressed during this 90-minute comprehensive workshop. Come and discover all the ins and outs of financing, enrolling in and attending college.
Monday, October 19 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Computer Lab
Avoiding going back to school because you’re nervous about using technology? This workshop will give you the confidence you need to understand today’s technology and be a successful Delaware County Community College student. Topics covered will include:
- Basic technology terminology
- How to use and print from the College’s computers
- The basics of the College’s email and web portal systems
- And more
Seating for these workshops is limited. Please register in advance at www.dccc.edu/back-to-school.