You’ve decided to go back to college and earn a degree. You’re pretty excited, but also a little worried. After all, it’s been a long time since you were in school. How are you going to do?
Here’s the good news: Older students who’ve been “out in the world” for a while tend to do better than their younger peers. To begin with, you have additional maturity and work experience. You’ve learned some self-discipline. And you may have a better idea of what your goals are.