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Adult Learners

Get your degree by earning credits for the skills and knowledge you already have: the perfect solution for busy adults.

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Adult Learners

Inver Hills Ranked #12 Nationally for Adult Learners

Inver Hills was ranked as one of the best schools for Adult Learners in the country by Washington Monthly magazine. Read more about it on the Washington Monthly website.

ASAP: Adult Success through Accelerated Programs

Higher education that works for you

ASAP gives you the opportunity to earn a college degree at an accelerated, flexible and independent pace while getting college credit for the knowledge and skills you've gained through your work and life experiences. ASAP uses a Prior Learning Assessments and other tools to match your know-how with college courses, saving you money as well as time in the classroom.

An Affordable Education That Will Work For You

We know that financing your education is one of the biggest concerns as you consider starting or returning to college. Here at Inver Hills, we take this concern seriously. We want to work with you to help you achieve your education goals, which is why our tuition rates are some of the lowest in our state. As you can see below, attending Inver can help you save thousands of dollars on a high quality education. We will also work with you to determine how to access financial aid to help cover the cost of your tuition.

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Earn your degree in half the time

As an ASAP student, you can complete two classes each semester while balancing just one at a time. Our accelerated, 8-week courses meet one night a week at the following convenient location:

Personalized degree planning and advising

ASAP staff members are dedicated to helping you achieve your personal and professional goals by making the most of your unique background and experience. As an ASAP student, you will:

  • Develop a comprehensive degree and transfer plan that includes individual courses and assessments
  • Receive ongoing assistance from expert advisors who understand your needs and can help you succeed
  • Be welcomed into a supportive, student-centered learning environment

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