It’s never too late to earn a degree. A college education is a smart investment — and one that is not bound by age. Today’s colleges and universities recognize an incredible opportunity to educate adult and returning students. A degree does not always have to be earned on a traditional track, and this reality has been a driving force in the wave of online and distance learning opportunities. Many institutions have also built out robust night programs, as well as hybrid and blended courses, to allow students with complex schedules the chance to complete their degree. Need more convincing?