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Adult Education, M.Ed

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration

About

This degree concentration in Adult Education at the University of the Incarnate Word provides professional preparation for administrators, supervisors of adult education programs, staff development, continuing and community education, and teachers of adults in a variety of institutional settings.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Introduction to Educational Research
  • Adult Learning and Development
  • Philosophical Foundations of Education
  • Capstone in Education
  • Multicultural Concepts in Education
  • Adult Literacy Education
  • Methods & Strategies in Adult Ed
  • Program Development in Adult Ed
  • Practicum in Adult Learning Environments
  • Contemporary Issues in Adult Ed
  • Educational Gerontology
  • Effective Teams and Groups

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    83

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

    Schedule TOEFL®
  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    56

    PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

Academic Requirements

  • Completed Application for Admission.
  • $20.00 Application Fee - (If application is submitted after February 1st) To pay online click here.
  • High School Transcript - Must reflect grades for all classes completed by time of application.
  • SAT and/or ACT scores. (An official report must be received from the testing center. You can request your score be sent to UIW by listing our code when you register for the exam. Our code for the SAT is 6303, and ACT is 4106).
  • G.E.D. scores (if applicable). If you have achieved the General Equivalency Diploma, an official score report must be submitted.
  • AP/Achievement or CLEP Test Score (if taken)
  • Dual credit transcripts (if taken).
  • For more information please visit the programme website.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    940 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 940 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National Applies to you

    940 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 940 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State Applies to you

    940 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 940 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for San Antonio

  • 972 - 1510 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

  • Sister School Alumni Scholarship

Students who have received a Bachelor’s degree from one of UIW’s sister school partners will receive a 15% tuition discount towards a Master’s degree at UIW.  This award does not apply to students who are part of special programs, cohorts, and/or recruited by third parties.  

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