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Returning to Learning

Finding Your Way Through College as an Adult

Entering college as an adult can be scary, but it doesn’t have to be. CVTC provides one-on-one transition support to help you return to learning with FREE resources. We’ll help you connect with community-based organizations and a Veterans Benefit Specialist to determine if you qualify for financial support. Learn how you can get college credit for previous knowledge or work experience.


Are you ready to go back to school? Not certain which resources are available to you? Check out some of the great programs to help make your transition easier.

Credit for Prior Learning

Do you have previous work, volunteer, or training experience which could help accelerate education? Credit for Prior Learning can grant college credit for the hard work you've already put in.

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Veterans Services

Applying for and utilizing your GI Bill can be a confusing process. Let us take out the confusion with our Veteran's Services. Our team works with you to get the most out of your benefits.

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Adult Education Service

Create a Personal Education Plan to help achieve your academic goals with our free Adult Education Services. Brush up on basic skills, dive into computer literacy, or learn English with our certified instructors.

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College Success Seminars

CVTC offers free College Success Seminars that are designed to help you brush up on basic skills you’ll need to be successful as a student.

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Meet with a College Navigator

Work one-on-one with a specialist to develop a plan of action to help you with time management, identify resources to help you overcome potential barriers, and help you navigate the college admissions process!

Contact your local Adult Education Services Learning Center to meet with a College Navigator.

Eau Claire
620 W. Clairemont Avenue
BEC Room 111

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Chippewa Falls
770 Scheidler Road
Room 102

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403 Technology Drive East
Room 103

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11 Tiff Avenue
Room 102

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River Falls
500 S. Wasson Lane
Room 101

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