Adults in Transition

Services for Adults Resuming Their Education

Let us help you advance in your job, retrain for a new career and increase your earning potential!

Manchester Community College welcomes all adult learners. In fact, to make it easy for you to acclimate to taking courses at our college, our Adults in Transition services will help you:

  • Finish a degree or certificate that you started years ago
  • Advance in your current job by gaining new skills
  • Retrain and develop skills needed to change careers
  • Increase your earning potential

Our services are aimed at guiding you through the college process, identifying your academic needs and making it easy for you to thrive in the college environment.

It’s Easy to Get Started

  • Complete the MCC Admissions Application.
  • Visit our campus and meet with our Adults in Transition Coordinator. To give you our complete attention, please call our office and make an appointment (see contact information below.) 
  • Enroll in our 3-credit, two-part course designed especially for you.
    • Part One: ENG* 190: Study Skills for Adult Learners (1 credit)
      This course is taken BEFORE your semester of classes begins and has been designed to give you a preview of what to expect when you start college.
    • Part Two: SSC* 150: Transitional Development for Adult Learners (2 credits)
      This course has been designed to support you during your first semester.

Contact Information

For more information or to set up an appointment, please visit or call our office.

Location and Hours: Student Services Center (SSC), L108, Monday through Thursday, 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., and Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Office Phone: For general information, please call 860-512-3330.

Program Coordinator: To call or email our staff, please use the contact information below.

Bess Lewis
Adults in Transition Program Coordinator

We will also be happy to send you additional information through the mail if you complete the form below.

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