Can I afford to go to college as a single mom?
I so desperately want to go to college and I work a full time job. I am also a single mother of one and receive no help from the father (just as idea of my financial situation). I don't have a personal computer & cannot afford one. I also understand that I need one on order to do my school work easily. I was just wondering, if I were to apply for a program that would pay for me to go to school if they would also pay for a laptop?
Asked By: independancy - 3/11/2009
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You could go to a community college at night. You don't have to have a full load of classes. In a community college you pay for the classes you take. Most only cost 20 dollars a unit. Most community colleges have a computer room so you can use their. My hat is off to you. Always keep a smile in your heart. Good... More
Answered By: wolf2 - 3/11/2009
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Most schools will have a computer lab so that you will have computer access. Generally financial aid stuff doesn't cover equipment like a computer or laptop. If you really want one at home to use, then you should check out your local craigslist as people sell their old computers/laptops there. Have a tech friend help... More
Answered By: Connie L - 3/12/2009
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