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TN makes CC free for all adults w/o a degree
(05-14-2018, 09:27 AM)dfrecore Wrote:
(05-14-2018, 06:48 AM)cookderosa Wrote: Last dollar awards via community colleges almost always amount to a whole lotta nothing.  Unless your CC program is exceptionally expensive, you'll have to exceed the Pell Grant award before money kicks in.  So at about $5600 for a Pell, your CC needs to cost at least $180 per credit before you use all the Pell.  Of course, zero tuition is zero tuition - so jump on that.

Ah, but for those of us who wouldn't qualify for a Pell (or any financial aid whatsoever), the last dollar will be useful, because it will be the only dollar!

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MS Applied Nutrition, 2014 Canisius College, NY
Premed/Prenursing Sciences, 2011 Ocean County College, NJ
BA Social Science, 2008 Thomas Edison State University, NJ
AA General Studies, 2008 Thomas Edison State University, NJ
AOS Culinary Arts,1990 Culinary Institute of America, NY

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#12 offers a wealth of information for online associate's degrees and online bachelor's degrees.  In addition to institutions and the Tennessee Reconnect program.
Assuming you're an authorized account, welcome to the board!!

This is an excellent resource for online learners, and I hope you'll be a great resource for Tennesseans!
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Three Rivers CC 2017
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