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Adult and Professional Learning

University of Arkansas at Little Rock

M.Ed.
24 months
Duration
725 USD/credit
725 USD/credit
320 USD/credit
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About

The Master of Education in Adult and Professional Learning encompasses a broad field, including many interests and competencies, and is not limited to a single discipline, institution, program, or agency.

Overview

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. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

Adult Education Core Courses

  • Psychology of Adult Learning
  • Teaching Adults
  • Foundations of Adult Education

Education Courses

  • 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

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

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

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.
71
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

  • 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

Tuition Fee

  • International

    725 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 725 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    725 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 725 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    320 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 320 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Adult and Professional Learning
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University of Arkansas at Little Rock

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