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M.Ed. Online Blended

Adult and Continuing Education

Rutgers University

60 months
Duration
30900 USD/year
30900 USD/year
18180 USD/year
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About

The Adult and Continuing Education program of 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

Description

The 30-credit program 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.

Program Objective

Graduates of the Adult and Continuing Education program of Rutgers University will have a conceptual and practical understanding of how to design, implement, and evaluate courses and programs that appropriately meet the needs of diverse adult learners in a range of learning and organizational contexts. Additionally, graduates will learn how to be effective learning facilitators and change agents who can build and sustain a learning organization and lead change efforts informed by organizational and learner data.

Program Outcomes

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:

  • Understanding the Adult Learner
  • Learning and Teaching for Adults in Global Contexts  
  • Organizational Leadership and Change Management
  • Creating and Sustaining a Learning Organization
  • Designing Training for Adults
  • Applied Research in Adult Education: Planning, Assessing, and Evaluating Programs for Adults

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Personal statement outlining your goals related to obtaining an Ed.M. in Adult and Continuing Education.
  • Three letters of recommendation.
  • Official undergraduate transcripts.
  • Students with an undergraduate GPA below 3.0 must submit evidence of the potential to successfully complete the program (e.g., GRE scores).
  • Resume (preferred)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    30900 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15450 USD per semester during 60 months.
  • National

    30900 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15450 USD per semester during 60 months.
  • In-State

    18180 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9090 USD per semester during 60 months.

Living costs for New Brunswick

1204 - 2963 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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