The overall purpose of this UALR graduate program is to prepare present and future leaders for positions of responsibility in diverse educational contexts.The field of adult education includes professional education (e.g., engineering, medicine, nursing, law), volunteer training, technical education (e.g., community colleges, vocational schools), adult basic education, and in-service education (e.g., business and industry, government). Graduates of this program find positions as learning facilitators, training and program directors, administrators, and curriculum specialists in programs for adults.The M.Ed. in Adult and Professional Learning is an intensive professional development experience. Students are self-directed, committed professionals seeking to improve themselves, their work places, their communities, and society. To accomplish this, an individualized program of study is designed with each student, allowing for specific interests, needs, and career goals. This program is designed to meet the needs of professionals in any type of lifelong learning environment who wish to continue their education at the graduate level.The program may lead to Arkansas teacher licensure or may be tailored to meet other professional needs and goals.
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Adult Education Core Courses
- Psychology of Adult Learning
- Teaching Adults
- Foundations of Adult Education
- Introduction to Educational Research
- Educational Assessment
- Foundations of eLearning
Adult Education Courses
- Methods and Materials in Adult Education
- Organization and Administration of Adult Education
- Program Planning in Adult Education
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesAdult Education View 108 other Masters in Adult Education in United States
- Baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution with a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.75 (4.0 scale), or
- Grade point average (GPA) of at least 3.0 for the last 60 hours of undergraduate courses, or
- Master’s degree from a regionally accredited institution with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0
International725 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 725 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
National725 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 725 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
In-State320 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 320 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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