M.Ed. On Campus

Adult and Lifelong Learning

University of Arkansas

12 months
28042 USD/year
28042 USD/year
10336 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The M.Ed. in Adult and Lifelong Learning at University of Arkansas curriculum is designed to prepare scholars/practitioners for instructional leadership roles.


The Adult and Lifelong Learning program offered by University of Arkansas focuses on the assessment, design, and implementation of educational programs for adult learners across diverse developmental stages. 

Adult and Lifelong Learning scholars/practitioners work with specialized groups of adults including those with less than secondary (high school equivalent) education, adult learners in postsecondary education, participants in educational programs offered by community and nonprofit agencies, and participants in professional education programs.


Graduates of the degrees in Adult and Lifelong Learning are employed as instructors, coordinators, and directors of adult education and lifelong learning programs within adult literacy and general education, leisure learning, community and nonprofit organizations, extension education, military education, postsecondary education, and continuing professional education programs.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methods in Education
  • Statistics in Education and Health Professions
  • Perspectives in Adult Education
  • Curriculum Development in ABE and ASE
  • Principles and Practices of Adult Learning
  • Instructional Strategies and Assessment in Adult Education
  • Organization and Administration of Adult and Lifelong Learning Programs
  • Managing Change in Adult and Lifelong Learning
  • Program Planning
  • Technology and Innovation in Adult Learning

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


33 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submitting an application for admission 
  • Application fee
  • Submit a current resume
  • You must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution of higher education, with a grade point average of 3.0 on the last 60 credit hours of academic coursework OR a 3.0 cumulative grade average. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28042 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28042 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    28042 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28042 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    10336 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10336 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Fayetteville

930 - 1350 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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