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Adult, Professional, and Community Education - Workplace, Community, and Continuing Education Concentration

Texas State University

24 months
Duration
765 USD/credit 13770 USD/year
765 USD/credit 13770 USD/year
357 USD/credit 6426 USD/year
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About

The Master of Arts (M.A.) degree with a major in Adult, Professional, and Community Education - Workplace, Community, and Continuing Education Concentration from Texas State University is an academically rigorous program designed for individuals serving in or aspiring to leadership positions in the diverse field of Adult, Professional, and Community Education.

Overview

The master of arts (M.A.) in Adult, Professional, and Community Education - Workplace, Community, and Continuing Education Concentration from Texas State University is an academically rigorous and student-focused program, designed for individuals working in or aspiring to work in adult education programs in diverse settings including community-based organizations, government agencies, business and industry, and post-secondary education programs for adults. 

The program prepares reflective practitioners to teach, develop, and manage adult educational programs and to conduct applied research for the improvement of practice.

Career Options

The program educates scholar-practitioners for diverse roles as teachers, staff developers, evaluators, and administrators. Graduates are found in government agencies, corporations, colleges and universities, the military, and community organizations including libraries, museums, parks, schools, workforce development foundations, NGOs, social services, religious organizations, adult literacy, adult basic education, and ESL programs.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Adult Learning and Development
  • Teaching Adults: Principles and Practices
  • Planning, Evaluating, and Managing Programs in Adult Education
  • Applied Research in Adult Education
  • Multicultural Perspectives in Postsecondary Education and Adult Education
  • Human Resources and Professional Development

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
78

Credits

36 SCH

Non-Thesis - 36

Thesis - 39

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
78

Other requirements

General requirements

  • completed online application
  • $55 nonrefundable application fee or $90 nonrefundable application fee for applications with international credentials
  • baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited university
  • official transcripts from each institution where course credit was granted
  • minimum 2.75 GPA in the last 60 hours of undergraduate course work (plus any completed graduate courses)
  • GRE not required
  • three letters of recommendation from individuals with knowledge of the student in academic and/or professional settings
  • writing sample (maximum 1,000 words) discussing a major issue currently confronting adult education. Students should draw on their own experiences, detailing their position on the subject. 
  • TOEFL or IELTS Scores

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    13770 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 765 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    13770 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 765 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    6426 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 357 USD per credit during 24 months.

Funding

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