Study Options for Adults

Been out of school for years? Don’t stress, there is no time limit on success. With the study options for adults, you can further your education and reach your study goals.

Think you’re too old to study further? Well not at all. Education has no age limit. There are many study options for adults. You still have time to study further and reach your goals.  

Study Options for Adults

With work and responsibilities, you may not have the time to further your education. Although there are many higher learning institutions, few offer the flexibility that will fit your schedule. Below are some great study options for adults:

Part-time Studies

Part-time courses have always been a popular choice for working professionals. You need to attend classes after hours or on weekends. This allows you to work a full-time job. These courses generally take longer to complete, since students have limited study time. 

Distance Learning

Imagine studying a course that gives you the freedom to study at your own pace. Sounds great, right? That’s exactly what distance learning offers you. With no classes, you decide when and where you want to hit the books.

Benefits of Studying Distance Learning as an Adult

As mentioned above, distance learning gives you the freedom to study when you want. But that’s not all. Studying this way offers a variety of benefits you may not find at other institutions. Some of the many benefits include:

You can Work and Study at the Same Time

No need to give up your day job. With distance learning, you’ll be able to work a full-time career. With proper time management and a study schedule, it won’t interfere with your work.  

Study from the Comfort of Your Home

With no classes, you’ll be able to study at home. This removes the pressure of rushing to class after work or finding student accommodation. All you need to do is  create a study space fit for you.

Save Big

Since you won’t need to leave your home, you’ll save travelling costs to campus. You will also save money on study material, since we deliver all your textbooks and study material to you.

Take Care of Your Responsibilities

Juggling work and studies can become time consuming. But with distance learning, you’ll have time to focus on your responsibilities too. Be sure to spend your time wisely.

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Courses Available to you

The benefits may sound great. But it doesn’t end there. Not only is distance learning one of the best study options for adults, it offers amazing courses too. You’ll be able to learn the skills that will kickstart your career. Some of the many courses available to you includes:

Matric Courses – Want to get your matric or improve your results? Then our matric programmes are fit for you. You’ll be one step closer to getting your matric certificate.

Diploma Courses – If you already have matric, then take your skills to the next level with our Diploma Courses. Here you can earn a qualification and on-the-job experience.

Study Without Matric – Don’t allow the lack of matric to stop you from furthering your education. We offer a range of open access courses you can study without matric.

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Last Updated: November 18, 2021

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Charnell Ward
Charnell Ward
Charnell is a top-class content creator at Skills Academy. She creates engaging content with the aim to provide useful information on distance learning and further study opportunities. Her passion for writing goes beyond her career, as she enjoys writing short stories and volunteering as a writer in her free time. View my LinkedIn profile
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