Parent and Educator Information
Get a head start on assisting your student in making a college decision for TCC. The Steps to TCC page will also assist your student start their journey at TCC.
Discuss Educational Options with your Student
Most jobs and careers require some form of training beyond high school.
Education is an investment that increases in value over time.
In a lifetime, a college graduate will earn up to one-million dollars more a year than a high school graduate.
College degrees and certificates will offer individuals a broad array of job and career options.
A college education teaches students to think critically and to make well-informed decisions.
Attending college teaches students how to think independently, explore their interests, and understand the issues that impact the world.
Students can add to their education by gaining certifications and additional skill classes to stay current in their chosen career fields.
Developing an Action Plan for Your Student
Discussing motivation and goal-setting with you student is important. Motivation drives students to meet their academic, career and personal goals You can assist your student in making positive decisions that lead to attending and completing college.