College Unbound – Challenge Scaling and Sustaining Adult Learning

Lumina Foundation

Adult learners are a growing part of the non-traditional student population seeking a college degree. Many of these individuals have significant responsibilities beyond college assignments and they need a flexible learning environment that is emotionally and financially supportive. Equally important to adults is relevant, interest-based curriculum. College Unbound is a high-touch delivery model designed for adults, providing the opportunity to earn a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution. The goal is to create an online innovation with on ground application and support that builds upon the cornerstones of the current curriculum and increases the accessibility and sustainability of the program.