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Adults in College

Postby Hatori » Sun 09.30.2007 9:15 pm

Hello! Anyway, my question today is...
People over the age of thirty, do they go back to college if they want to in Japan? I mean, in America, TONS of people go back to college to get another degree or to get a job they enjoy more. Is that normal in Japan, or not really acceptable in society?
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RE: Adults in College

Postby Oracle » Sun 09.30.2007 10:07 pm

People go back to university and study for post grad qualifications like MBAs etc (a couple of friends in Japan are doing this, all part-time however), but it is much less common for adults in Japan who have been working to go back to university and study in an under-grad degrees or start studying something different. Not unheard of, but nowhere near as common as the US.
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RE: Adults in College

Postby Hatori » Sun 09.30.2007 10:45 pm

Ahh. I see. Thank you, Oracle.
What would anybody say would be a more popular thing people over thirty are studying for? I know it will vary among everybody.
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