Frequently Asked Questions
Yes. To qualify for Continuing Education courses at Guilford, you must either: 1) be 23 years old by the last day of the first term of enrollment; or 2) hold a baccalaureate degree from an approved academic institution.
Yes! Submit the FAFSA using the Guilford College school code of 002931, and our Financial Aid counselors will work with you to find the best available financial aid to meet your needs.
It depends on how many transfer credits you have and how many credits you complete per term.
You can take classes during the day and/or evening. The evening schedule is set up so you can be enrolled full time while attending as few as two nights a week: Monday and Wednesday or Tuesday and Thursday.
Our welcoming and fair transfer policy accepts an unlimited number of transfer credits from regionally accredited four-year schools and universities and up to 64 credits from regionally accredited two-year community colleges and technical colleges. We also accept up to 16 credits for military service and up to 16 credits for College Level Examination Program (CLEP) tests.
On average, there are 19 students in each class.
While the Continuing Education program is exclusively for students age 23 and older, you are a valued community member. As such, we encourage you to participate and become an integral part of life at Guilford. Join the adult Student Government Association or attend a Theatre Studies production or a Bryan Series lecture, which has featured former President Bill Clinton and former British Prime Minister Tony Blair. You're always welcome to attend sporting events and show your school spirit by rooting for the Quakers!