Choosing to return to school as a working adult is no small feat. Balancing work, personal life, and academics is a challenging task, and financial concerns often weigh heavily on your mind. Fret not! West Hills College Lemoore (WHCL) understands these challenges and has practical solutions to help you overcome them. Let's explore some common financial issues working adults face and how WHCL can help you manage them.
As a working adult, you already have to juggle various expenses. Adding tuition fees to the mix might seem like an unmanageable burden. Fortunately, WHCL offers affordable tuition at just $46 per unit, making higher education financially feasible for our students. With WHCL, you can further your education without emptying your wallet!
The cost of textbooks often surprises students (and not in a good way!). Adding these expenses to your budget can strain your finances. WHCL's solution? We proudly provide Open Educational Resources (OER) and zero-cost textbooks. This dramatically lowers your costs and supports an equitable learning environment for all students.
Finding affordable, safe, and dependable childcare can be challenging for working adults with children, and paying for that care can be prohibitively expensive. But no worries! WHCL offers budget-friendly on-site childcare with fees adjusted according to your income level. This means you can focus on your classes, knowing your children are in good hands.
The cost of living and commuting can weigh heavily on students' wallets. But the good news is that Lemoore offers lower living expenses, making your life more affordable. Additionally, WHCL's convenient location in your community saves you money and time on transportation.
Work commitments and personal responsibilities may only sometimes allow for full-time study, and that's perfectly fine! WHCL offers flexible schedules to accommodate both part-time and full-time students. Although pursuing your education part-time may extend your study period, the reduced course load can help you maintain a balanced life. At WHCL, we're dedicated to supporting each student's unique path and providing assistance every step of the way.
Investing in education as a working adult is a commendable decision that financial constraints should not hinder. West Hills College Lemoore is committed to helping you achieve your educational goals while balancing your budget and responsibilities. We understand that a better-educated community leads to a more prosperous community, and we're here to support you in that endeavor.
Financial barriers should never hold you back from pursuing your dreams. With WHCL's help, they won't have to.