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Mission College is For the Working Adult

We have students just like you. Students who work, take care of their family and go to college. You got this! And Mission College is here to help!

You might also look at classes for the Working Professional to up-skill your profession.

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Benefits of Going to Mission College
  • Affordable Education ($46 per unit)
  • Less (or no) Debt
  • Better Paying Jobs Upon Graduation
  • Plenty of Parking
  • Evening and Online Classes
  • Older students just like you!
Students with Children
Students with Children

Did you know our CalWORKs program is specifically for students with children and provides financial assistance and other support.

Our Child Development Center welcomes children six weeks to kindergarten and welcomes full-time Mission College students to inquire about the program.

Transitioning Back to College
Transitioning Back to College

Our Adult Education department gives students a soft touch back into college, whether you have been out of school for a couple of years, or decades.

Paying for College
Paying for College

We have a number of student services available to help you pay for college, they not only include our Financial Aid Office and Scholarships, but programs such as:

Navigating Campus
Navigating the Campus
Meet Jackie

Jackie is a single mom, who had her children first and then, with help from her employer, went back to college.

 Meet Kim

Meet Kim, who went to two other colleges before finding Mission.

 Meet Daniel

Daniel didn't know if he would fit in at Mission College as an older adult, he did and transferred to San Jose State.