Are you contemplating furthering your education but think too late to return to school? Many potential students see a long hiatus from school as an obstacle to furthering their education. You always planned to complete that master’s or doctoral degree, but life happens—career, family, obligations. Things have changed and you’re ready to take that next step. You want that graduate degree, but is it possible to return to graduate school after a long hiatus?
The idea of attending college as an adult after a hiatus can make anyone anxious. Seasoned students who took time off from school often have unique academic concerns; however, making this decision doesn’t have to keep you up at night. When you make the choice to return to graduate school, you are not alone.