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Adult Learning and Training, M.A.

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Today's workplace encompasses diverse populations of adult learners. As the population of adult learners grows, so too does the need for trained and effective adult education professionals.


According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment growth for individuals with a master's degree in the field of adult education is projected to grow faster than average (19 percent) through 2022.

The unique, fully online master's program is designed for educators and other professionals from a wide variety of areas including post-secondary education, nonprofit organizations, corporations, government entities and social service agencies — as well as those seeking employment in the growing field of adult education. 

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Issues in Adult Education
  • Administration and Supervision in Adult Education
  • Online Teaching: Design and Delivery
  • Instructional Methods for Adult Learners
  • Human Diversity Issues in Education

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:


    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:


    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

    Schedule TOEFL®
  • Minimum required score:


    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.

    Schedule IELTS

Academic Requirements

General Requirements

  • Official TOEFL or IELTS results
  • Two Letters of Recommendation from current, or former, employers or professors
  • Personal Statement of Future Goals (two page maximum)
  • Current Resume/Vitae

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    881 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 881 USD per credit and a duration of .
  • National

    881 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 881 USD per credit and a duration of .
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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.

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