Frequently asked questions about adult learners at SUNY Broome
What is an “adult learner”?
Adult learners are typically students over the age of 23
Am I eligible for Financial Aid?
Many students, adult learners included, are often surprised to learn they are eligible for financial aid. Contact the Financial Aid Department for more information.
How do I know what to major in?
Complete Focus2, an online, interactive, self-guided career and educational planning system. Learn more about Focus2 and other career exploration and planning resources.
Will classes fit my busy schedule?
Yes! Many SUNY Broome programs are available fully online. There are also courses available during the evening and even some on the weekends.
What if I haven’t taken classes in more than 15 years?
Many SUNY Broome adult learners are returning to the classroom for the first time since high school. There are many people and services here to help you succeed including a Writing Center, Math Lab, Tutoring Services, Veterans & Military Affairs, Day Care, and more!
Where can I go on the SUNY Broome website for more information about enrolling in college?
Visit our One-Stop-Shop page for more information on Admissions, Financial Aid, Advising, Career Services, Online Learning, and more!