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The Changing Face of College
'I Need A Degree In Order To Move Forward': Why Some Adults Choose College

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'I Need A Degree In Order To Move Forward': Why Some Adults Choose College

NPR - Elissa Nadworny , Camille Phillips , Mallory Noe-Payne , Martha Dalton , Dusty Rhodes , Kate McGee

A new father trying to provide for his family. A grandmother finishing what she started more than four decades ago. A man navigating multiple schools, hidden curriculums and financial hurdles. These are just some of the older students working toward a degree in the U.S. The majority of today's …

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