College Options for Ex-Offenders

A Guide to Continuing Education After Prison

Pursuing higher education is an excellent way for ex-offenders to re-enter their communities and live productive, fulfilling lives. But many may not know where to start. This guide answers common questions about returning to school after prison, reviews the financial aid available and spotlights the best degrees for ex-offenders.

Although people who have been incarcerated share a common experience, they each have different needs based on their unique educational background. The following guides provide information for prospective students who want to earn a degree from different starting points.  More at: