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At National University, we strive to make higher education accessible to all adult learners. View our resource articles below that provide insights and information to help navigate your education path.

How to Choose the Right Student-Parent Friendly College

The Best Colleges and Universities for Parents Returning to school to pursue a degree is a big decision and a significant undertaking for any adult learner. Student parents face an even greater challenge, as they must manage finances, class time, studying, and course work between the never-ending job of caring for their family.   Earning a …

5 Tips for Parents in College

Being a Parent and Going to College Adjusting to an undergraduate or graduate degree program can be a challenge for any student. This transition can be even more difficult for a student parent who is juggling family obligations and work on top of their class schedule and school work.  Despite these challenges, many parents pursue …

Resource and Help for Single Parents in College

Resource and Help for Single Parents in College The number of student parents who have enrolled in college has doubled over the past decade. And of those 4.3 million students with children, over 3.5 million of them are single parents. Single parents, more than any other group of college students, face some of the toughest …

8 Things You May Not Have Realized About Student Parents

8 Things You May Not Have Realized About Student Parents It could be a mother of two sitting next to you in class, or a single father whose face you see in an online classroom. Chances are, you couldn’t pick out a student parent in a classroom, but there’s a good chance that you may …

4 Ways to Fast-Track Your Teaching Career

4 Ways to Fast-Track Your Teaching Career Whether you’re starting out in the workforce or have decided on a career change, becoming a teacher can be a rewarding path that allows you to help students learn and reach their full potential. If you’ve decided that teaching is the right career for you, you’re probably eager …