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It is never too late to start!

Are you a busy adult wondering how you are going to be able to earn a degree? Having some doubts? Let us address the most common concerns amongst adult learners.

  • old

    "I'm too old."

    Not at CCRI! More than 30% of our students are aged 25 or older, and that number keeps growing!

  • my kid

    "I don't have time."

    Almost 60% of our students study part-time because of work or family obligations. CCRI works around your schedule!

  • money

    "I can't afford it."

    CCRI offers the lowest tuition in Rhode Island! Financial aid and scholarships are also available to make education accessible to everyone!

  • graduate

    "I'm first in my family."

    CCRI serves many first-generation students. In fact, more than half of our students are the first in their families to go to college!CCRI support services ensure you will succeed!

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