Plus 50 Programs in Practice
How AACC’s Plus 50 Initiative is Helping Community Colleges Transform Programs and Services for Adults Age 50 and Over
AACC’s Plus 50 Initiative is designed to support colleges as they create or expand campus programs engaging students age 50 and over, supporting them to complete college credentials and advance their careers. Since 2008, Plus 50 has made grants to 138 colleges, which collectively have enrolled 37,494 plus 50 students in workforce development programs. This brief tells the story of Plus 50, from 2008 through 2014.