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My local community college offers free credited classes to senior citizens, as long as a class is not filled. They don't even charge a registration fee. One can audit a class for no credit or opt to earn credit. As a bonus, one can get student discounts some places if you are enrolled & have an ID card. In my community, continuing education (non-credited) classes are not included in this free deal... (click title for more info)

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... But it pays to ask because different areas do this differently. Some areas consider seniors to be 62+, others 65. A 70-yr-old woman in the last class I took was ready to earn a graphic-design degree & had not paid a cent in tuition, paid only for books and supplies.
- Submitted by STORMY724 7/17/2010 in Saving Money | 2 Comments
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CHARLOTTE1947 7/19/2010 1:12:00 PM

    I had no idea! I looked into this in our community. It's true!
BLESSED714 7/18/2010 2:48:00 PM

    That sounds great. I have to look into this where I live. Thanks.

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