Adult Education, M.Ed. | Part time online | Yorkville University | Canada
24 months
14040 USD/year
14040 USD/year
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The Master of Education in Adult Education at the Yorkville University professionally transforms you to become a recognized expert in adult learning.


Designed for working professionals involved in adult education, including post-secondary education administration, the Master of Education in Adult Education at the Yorkville University bridges the gap between theory and practice by encouraging students to reflect critically on their own experiences.

Students may complete their degree through one of two pathways. The course-based pathway is perfect for those wishing to focus on course learning outcomes and who do not intend to pursue a career in research or a terminal degree. The research-based pathway is perfect for students interested in independent research as well as those hoping to pursue doctoral studies.

Career Outcomes

Graduates of the Master of Education in Adult Education program apply their new skills and knowledge to help adults achieve their lifelong learning goals and transform their lives.

A variety of exciting and fulfilling outcomes are available to graduates of this program, in settings such as:

  • Universities
  • Colleges
  • Polytechnic institutions
  • Armed forces
  • Health sciences
  • Training departments
  • Social Work
  • Emergency response
  • Organizational development
  • Human resources

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Contexts of Adult Learning 
  • Program development and Planning
  • Learning and Teaching Online
  • Research in Education

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


36 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

Applicants to the Master of Education program are required to provide the following:

  • Official undergraduate transcript and proof of obtainment of a bachelor’s degree*
  • Resume and statement of interest
  • Detailed course descriptions if applying for transfer credits
  • Two letters of reference from professional or academic sources
  • Completed online application

In addition, applicants are required to have:

  • A cumulative grade point average (CGPA) in undergraduate study of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 or 4.3 scale, or a GPA of at least 3.0 on the final 60 undergraduate credits taken. Applicants may be conditionally admitted with a GPA between 2.5 and 2.99 if strength of overall application is sufficient.

Work experience

Two or more years of relevant employment in education or an education-related field. In some cases, relevant volunteering work in community-based activities may be considered. Preference will be given to applicants with an undergraduate degree in education or a field related to their field of study.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14040 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28080 USD for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National

    14040 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28080 USD for the full programme 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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