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TN Reconnect program offers second chance for adults

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The Tennessee Promise program made national headlines for offering two years of community college to high school seniors for free, but another Tennessee program offers a similar opportunity for adults who aren't fresh out of school.

Tennessee Reconnect is opening doors to those who want a second chance. College leaders and Governor Haslam hope it will help prepare students to fill new jobs opening up in the state.

Students must sign up for the grant, apply to attend a Tennessee College of Applied Technology campus, file FAFSA forms and enroll in a program.

Devante Hamilton tried going to college after graduating high school, now he's ready to give it another shot.

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