24 months
10458 USD/year
10458 USD/year
4180 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The curriculum of the Adult and Higher Education program at Texas A&M Texarkana addresses a broad, but focused set of foundational competencies any adult educator needs


The Adult and Higher Education program at Texas A&M Texarkana focuses on Workforce Development/Human Resource Development, but students may tailor their assignments and projects to a specific field of practice, such as industry,  instructional technology, adult literacy/ GED, community education or a faith-based context.


  • Training specialists in the for-profit or non-profit sector, such as manufacturing, healthcare, or any context where staff and employee development takes place
  • Training and Development Manager
  • Education and Development Manager
  • Training and Development Coordinator
  • Technical Trainer
  • Instructor for Career and Technical fields at Community Colleges or Proprietary schools
  • Staff positions or Leadership roles in the Community College or other higher education settings
  • Curriculum designers or program planners
  • Director of Adult Basic Education or a Literacy Council
  • County Extension Agents
  • Military Trainers
  • Law Enforcement/Criminal Justice Trainers
  • Staff in Civic, Social and Non-Profit Organizations
  • Teachers of English as a Second Language (ESL) to Adults

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Teaching or workforce training
  • Program planning
  • Instructional design
  • Assessing individual learning
  • Evaluating program outcomes

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 or 2.90 GPA in last 60 hours of undergraduate degree program
  • Three recommendation letters from faculty and/or employers
  • Cover letter of interest, citing professional goals and why the student believes this program is suitable for him/her; cite some academic background information as well
  • Advising session with Program Coordinator prior to entering the program – can be accomplished in person or by telephone
  • Resume
  • Extemporaneous writing sample conducted on-site
  • Official scores on the GRE or MAT

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    10458 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5229 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    10458 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5229 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    4180 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2090 USD per semester during 24 months.


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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