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Adult Education

Western Kentucky University

Master On Campus
12 months
Duration
953 USD/credit
917 USD/credit
607 USD/credit
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About

The Master of Arts in Education in Adult Education at Western Kentucky University prepares students for professional adult education practice at the graduate level to teach adults in a variety of settings.

Overview

These settings include community education, adult basic education, adult literacy, corporate training, human resources and organizational development, workplace training, patient education, technical and community colleges, and other adult learning centers. Students select the General concentration, the Community and Technical College Concentration, the Higher Education Concentration, or the Training and Development Concentration. The Adult Education program is offered by Western Kentucky University .

Concentration(s)

  • General (SCGE)
  • Community and Technical College (SCTC)
  • Higher Education (SCHE)
  • Training and Development (SCTD)

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methods (or equivalent as approved by advisor)
  • Methods for Teaching Adults
  • Adult Development and Learning
  • Program Development for Adults
  • Philosophy and History of Adult Education

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.75
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
139 (verbal)
139 (quantitative)
3.5 (analytical)

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission requires an earned degree from an accredited institution with (a minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or a Master's degree with a GPA of 3.2) and ONE of the following:
  • Portfolio submission (portfolio content requirements); OR,
  • Minimum GRE (August 2011 or later) scores: verbal, 139; quantitative, 139; analytical writing, 3.5. 
  • Applicants who do not meet admission requirements may be considered for alternate admission under the College of Education and Behavioral Science's Alternate Admission policy.  Applications are accepted only certain times of the year. Contact the program coordinator for details.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    953 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 953 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    917 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 917 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    607 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 607 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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