C2C and COVID-19
C2C is committed to providing you with the support needed to complete your education. We understand that lingering effects of the pandemic present challenges, and we are here to help. We encourage you to visit our FAQ page to learn more about the ways we are working for you.
The C2C program has been relaunched at all Mississippi public colleges and universities with a renewed focus on providing assistance to students most in need.* The program's mission remains unchanged—increasing the number of Mississippi adults with credentials of value.
To accomplish our mission we will continue striving to remove barriers that keep adult learners who have earned college credits—but not a degree*—from returning and completing their degree.
The C2C program provides one-on-one support from application through graduation. Dedicated coaches are on staff at each of Mississippi’s eight public universities, 15 public community colleges, and the medical center.
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To fulfill our commitment, participation in the C2C Program is available to anyone who is 21 years of age and older, has earned at least 12 college credit hours, and left college at least two years ago without earning a degree.*
To help overcome financial barriers, C2C will continue to offer participating returning students a renewable grant of $1,000 each qualifying semester. In order to serve those most in need, the eligibility requirements for the C2C Grant have been updated to include a maximum household income and age limit. The C2C Grant application, along with instructions for submission and complete eligibility requirements can be found on the C2C Grant Page.
Note: C2C Grant funds are distributed to eligible applicants on a first-come, first-served basis and subject to funding availability.
*An eligibility exception will be made for otherwise qualifying adults, who completed an associate degree, earned 90+ credit hours, and wish to pursue a bachelor’s degree in University Studies.
Your personal coach will find your fastest pathway to a degree by maximizing your earned credits and matching you to the right institution. They'll provide a roadmap and ongoing support to help you stay on track.
Dr. Carlos Wilson, JSU C2C Coach, speaks with a prospective C2C participant.
Your C2C Coach is your go-to resource for everything you need to know.
University Studies Degree
A solution for returning students, the University Studies Degree can make the path to a college degree simpler and faster.
The C2C Grant is for MS adult learners who qualify for the C2C program. The grant is renewable for each qualifying semester.
The C2C Blog has tips on how to succeed as a returning student, as well as compelling personal stories of other C2C students.
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The FAQs section has answers to questions about the program, the application process, cost, financial aid, degrees, etc.