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30 Something Student Going Back to College


Area of Concern: Writing Mechanics & Grammar

Submitted by: Self / Adult

Grade Level: Adult

Competency: Below Level

Hi, I am a 30 something student going back to college. I am concerned the amount of reading and writing required to succeed will be a shock to the system. How can you help me prepare?



Merit has helped many 30 something students going back to college build-up their reading comprehension and writing skills.

Take a look at Developing Critical Thinking Skills for Effective Reading for Upper Grades and Grammar Rules and Review.

Developing Critical Thinking Skills program provides reading passages at various levels of ability combined with immediate feedback.   It has a great track record of helping adult learners ready for college.   Essay Punch guides learners step-by-step through the writing process. Grammar Fitness helps students master troublesome concepts in grammar.

Additional ideas can be found in the college prep section of our web site.

Merit Software's Solutions lists many more programs can help with your educational success. For a complete list, please visit Merit Solutions.

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