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Adult College Program


A unique opportunity for adults with little or no college education to get a degree and some help along the way!

The Adult College Program is a one year program for adults who want to start or continue a college education, providing resources that foster success:

  • Tutoring
  • Assigned Academic Advising
  • Student Success Workshops
  • Financial Literacy
  • Learn essential study and time management skills
  • Eight week courses (focusing on one course at a time)
  • Cohort Learning (Same peers from start to finish!) Two cohorts to choose from: Monday/Thursday evenings, 6:00-9:00 PM or Saturdays, 9:00AM – 4:00 PM

You qualify for this FREE program if you are:

  • 24 years of age or older
  • High School graduate or GED
  • Pell Grant eligible (
  • Never attended college or have 15 credits or less and have dropped out for at least two years

All courses taught in English.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 9, 2018 by 5:00pm

INFORMATION SESSION: December 13, 2017 | SMCL-162 | 6:00pm-7:00pm

Semester 1 (Summer)

  • CPD150 (3 Credits)
       Strategies for College Success
  • Workshop: Computer Keyboarding

Semester 2 (Fall)

  • BPC110 (3 Credits)
       Business & Personal Computers
  • COM110 (3 Credits)
       Interpersonal Communication
  • Workshop: Employability Skills
  • Workshop: Online Learning

Semester 3 (Spring)

  • EPS150 (3 Credits)
       Intro to Entrepreneurship
  • STO292/HUM292 (3 Credits)
       The Art of Storytelling
  • Workshop: Financial Literacy / FASFA
  • Workshop: Next steps in your education

For additional information contact:

Angie Glick
Adult College Program Manager

Apply for the Adult College Program

Student Information

Maricopa Student ID (if applicable)

Last Name

First Name

Middle Initial

Date of Birth


Mailing Address




Zip Code

Phone Number

Email Address


Additional Information


What are your career goal(s)?

Are you a High School/GED graduate?

Year: Institution:

Have you ever earned college credit? 

If Yes, how many credits were earned?    
If Yes, what institution(s) did you attend?

Program Options


Which cohort are you interested in attending? (If willing to do either, please check both)

 Monday/Thursday Evening Cohort (6:00-9:00 PM) Saturday Cohort (9:00 AM- 4:00PM)



 I understand that I must complete a FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Financial Aid) and receive a Pell Grant to be eligible for this program. I acknowledge that attendance in this program is mandatory and that I must earn a C or better in each course to continue in the program. I understand that mandatory attendance will include one or two retention workshop each semester as well as meetings with an advisor and/or success coach. I acknowledge that acceptance in the program may require an individual or panel interview, and taking the Accuplacer test in Math, English, and Reading. The information I have provided is true, correct and complete to the best of my knowledge. I understand that an incomplete application will not be reviewed.

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