If you plan to undertake college studies as a non-traditional student, then congratulations on joining thousands of other students in this venture. Non-traditional student participation in colleges that offer this opportunity around the country have seen growth over the past decade through applications by individuals who need flexible schedules and who cannot attend a college at a distance. Constraints that create roadblocks to a traditional college education include work, family responsibilities, and lack of funds for attending traditional bricks-and-mortar institutions. The following tips can help you increase the value of that time spent in non-traditional settings. For the most part, the information provided is not much different than success advice often offered to traditional students. [click to continue…]