Education is a lifelong pursuit — one that does not have to be limited by age or disability. Whether you are 18 or 98, if you have a desire to learn a new skill or explore a topic that has always intrigued you, there are a number of educational options to consider.
The Iowa Department of Education maintains a directory of the state’s Adult Education and Literacy Programs that work to meet adults’ basic literacy needs, build workplace skills and empower adults to achieve their goals.
Download this directory of Iowa’s community colleges to find a campus near you or a program of study that peaks your interest. Many of the colleges offer special programming for older adults as well as the adult education and technical/vocational programs they are known for.
Iowa Vocational Rehabilitation Resources offers a directory of websites for Iowa colleges and universities where students with disabilities can request academic accommodations to help them succeed in the classroom.