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Adult and Continuing Education

Rutgers University

M.Ed.
60 months
Duration
30144 USD/year
30144 USD/year
17736 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The MEd program for Adult and Continuing Education from Rutgers University is designed for individuals working in educational, non-profit, community-based, health care and corporate settings who wish to develop the knowledge and skills for designing, implementing, assessing, and evaluating learning experiences in formal and informal settings for adults. 

Overview

The 30-credit MEd program for Adult and Continuing Education from Rutgers University is designed to develop conceptual and practical understanding of the adult learner, how to plan classes and programs that are best suited to meet the needs of adult learners, and how to create learning contexts that can encourage sustained learning and productive change in a variety of context in which adults learn.

Students will:

  • know the historical, philosophical, theoretical, and social roots of the field of adult education
  • understand the learning needs and characteristics of diverse adult learners
  • be able to plan, design, implement, and evaluate learning opportunities that are appropriate for adult learners in a variety of contexts
  • have the leadership skills to build and sustain a learning organization and guide organizational change efforts
  • understand how to use data to inform planning and change initiatives

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Introduction to Adult and Continuing Education 
  • Learning and Teaching for Adults in Global Contexts  
  • Organizational Leadership and Change Management 
  • Designing Training for Adults 
  • Understanding the Adult Learner
  • Creating and Sustaining a Learning Organization

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended, Online

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.
3

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.
79
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

  • Students must submit a personal statement outlining their goals related to obtaining an Ed.M. in Adult and Continuing Education, undergraduate transcripts, 3 letters of recommendation, and a program application.  Students with an undergraduate GPA below 3.0 must submit evidence of the potential to successfully complete the program (e.g,. GRE scores). 
  • Applications for the online program can be completed online at the Rutgers Online website.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    30144 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15072 USD per semester and a duration of 60 months.
  • National

    30144 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15072 USD per semester and a duration of 60 months.
  • In-State

    17736 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8868 USD per semester and a duration of 60 months.

Funding

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