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Adult Education

St. Francis Xavier University (StFX)

36 months
4096 CAD/year
4096 CAD/year
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Adult Education from St. Francis Xavier University (StFX) provides students with a strong foundation of adult education theory and a better understanding of the impacts that adult education can make in peoples’ lives. 

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Adult Education from St. Francis Xavier University (StFX) will enable you to become a dual professional, incorporating adult education theory, practices, and principles into your work, making learning more effective and efficient, helping you and those you work with make change and adapt to change. 


Our participants are employed in health care, industry, sports and recreation, post-secondary, college, and vocational education, unions and labour organizations, in community organizations and non-profits, policing and the military, and in the field of international development.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Field Research and Practice
  • Professional Portfolio and Literature Review
  • Synthesizing Examination
  • Practical Research Project
  • Learning Program Evaluation

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official transcripts for all undergraduate/graduate degrees 
  • Two confidential letters of reference (forms included in the application above).
  • Prepare and include with the application a comprehensive curriculum vitae clearly indicating your experience in the practice of adult education;
  • Complete a statement of purpose of 500 to 1000 words (maximum) discussing: your personal philosophy of adult education; your experience as an adult educator; your long-term career goals; your area of interest
  • Evidence of English proficiency if your first language is not English. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4096 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2048 CAD per semester during 36 months.
  • National

    4096 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2048 CAD per semester during 36 months.


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