After losing her job at Tower Automotive, Carol Winowiecki went to the East Jordan Adult Education Learning Lab where she put in hours of hard work to improve her math skills. She went on to enroll in the Culinary Arts program at Northwestern Michigan College and received a Persistent Student Scholarship. She also received the Northwest Michigan Council of Government's 2011 Adult Education Award.
Resources are available at North Central Michigan College to help you transition to postsecondary education, and to help you progress smoothly toward graduation. Here are lists of resources that provide special support to adult learners.
Paying for College:
Financial Aid Programs: A listing of available financial assistance programs, including grants, loans, and scholarships.
Scholarships: A listing of scholarship programs and the process for applying.
Loans: Application process and requirements of student loans.
Veterans Benefits: Specialized financial assistance and other benefits for eligible military veterans.
Financial Aid Steps: Step-by-step instructions for applying for financial assistance at NCMC.
Cost Calculator: Calculates the cost of a semester, including tuition and various fees.
Apply for Admission: Enroll in NCMC's online application system.
Programs of Study: Listing of programs.
Support for Adult Learners:
Learning Support Services: Study center and office for support services such as tutoring, disability assistance, and assessments.
Disability Services: Assistance and support for students with disabilities.
Tutoring Services: The Learning Support Services center provides tutoring services. Learn how tutoring can help, and sign up to request a tutor.
Online Tutorials: Links to online tutorials to assist with math, grammar, writing, and text taking anxiety.