Adult Learner Recruitment Toolkit

10 tools to boost enrollments

As interest in recruiting adult learners grows, community colleges face stiff competition from for-profit and four-year institutions. Despite this increased competition, community colleges offer career-relevant education that should appeal to students seeking to start, advance, or change careers.

This toolkit—a supplement to our related study—will help you recruit adult learners by removing enrollment barriers and aligning program offerings with students' career goals.

The toolkit contains tips, guides, templates, and more. Each tool falls into one of four distinct categories:

Click on each category to learn more about the specific tools. You can either download the full toolkit or each tool individually.

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