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Adult Education

Concordia University Montréal

12 months
20206 CAD/year
9209 CAD/year
2950 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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The Graduate diploma in Adult Education at Concordia University Montréal  is designed to enhance the practice of adult education (Andragogy) through the provision of formal study in the theoretical foundations, methods, techniques and problem solving for the professional adult educator working in a variety of settings


You may specialize in an area of your own professional goals by selecting courses which reflect this interest.  This Adult Education program at Concordia University Montréal  is an equally optimal entry for mature students returning to graduate work and who want to gain familiarity with graduate level studies before committing to a Master in Educational Studies program.

Join a diverse student body, originating from Québec, Canada and internationally, that is comprised of working professionals, educators and administrators in public and private schools, business and advertising managers and nurse educators among others.

Your professional future

Our alumni are employed in a range of education-related positions, as teachers and trainers, consultants, program developers and evaluators in educational institutions, industry and government, health care facilities, the military, community service agencies and the private sector.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Adult Education in Québec as a Field of Study
  • Philosophical Issues in Educational Research
  • Adult Education in Québec and Canada
  • Educational Problems in Philosophical Perspective
  • Educational Problems in Historical Perspective
  • Anthropological Concepts and Methods in Education
  • Social Psychological Foundations of Education
  • Research Issues and Methodologies in Education
  • Adults as Learners
  • Roles and Competencies of Adult Educators
  • Facilitating Adult Learning
  • Studies in Educational Change
  • Introduction to Research in Adult Education

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • For admission, a Bachelor's/Baccalaureate degree or equivalent is required. Entry into the program is based upon an assessment of the background and skills of the individual applicant. Applicants should be actively involved in some area of adult education or have the equivalent of one year's experience in the field, (for example, as group leader, trainer, nurse educator, volunteer worker, administrator in an academic institution, business, industry, government or community organization).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20206 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20206 CAD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9209 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9209 CAD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    2950 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2950 CAD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Montréal

1074 - 1759 CAD /month
Living costs

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


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

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