Master’s Degree in Adult Education | Ashland University

Online M.Ed Programs, Certificates & Endorsements:

Are you looking for an online program? We have a variety of programs designed to meet the needs the professional goals of many educators.

Master’s Degree in Adult Education Online or in a Classroom Setting

The Master’s of Education geared towards adult learning can be completed entirely online, entirely face-to-face or in a mixture of both online and on-campus format. For more information about formats that are available for this program please fill out the form above and a representative will contact you shortly.

Common locations for adult education positions include:

  • Adult education in churches

  • Adult Literacy and High School Equivalency Diploma Teachers

  • Education, training, and library occupations

Masters in Adult Education Online

The Master's in Adult Education degree is one of the many online masters degree programs offered remotely at Ashland University. This degree is catered to education professionals who are not associated with the K-12 education system, and are dedicated to adopting lifelong learning concepts. While there are 50 million youth enrolled in the nation’s K-12 system for formal teaching and learning, there are over 250 million adults who are increasingly seeking other types of formal education. This type of education focuses on lifelong learning and adult learning styles related to health and wellness, economic and workforce issues, human resources management, encore career development, variety of cultural, second language and adult life contexts.

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Online Masters Degree in Adult Education | Ashland University

Why Consider a Master’s Degree in Adult Education?

Whether you are attending our program on campus or pursuing an online masters degree in adult education, our courses can open your career search to multiple environments. Adult students require instruction in a variety of vocational, government and community settings.

Common locations for adult education positions include:

  • Providing teacher professional development

  • Providing training to employees in the workplace, in manufacturing and industrial settings. This training may include designing custom plans of instruction for adult basic education regarding skills in language, mathematics or industry processes

  • Training and preparing for the TESOL Certification to teach in English acquisition programs internationally

  • Teaching ESL to adults

  • Teach adults in museums, hospitals and other health or wellness programs, state and national park system educators

  • Becoming a GED teacher or instructing adult GED classes focused in adult literacy and basic skills education.

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The Dwight Schar College of Education at Ashland University

Ashland University’s Dwight Schar College of Education has a rich teacher training history that has been transformed into a current mission of preparing pre-service and practicing teachers, administrators and human service personnel. The College of Education is committed to the concept of a learning community – faculty, students, school personnel, human service professionals and community members which collaborates to solve problems, to plan for the future, and to develop and share knowledge.

The education program, which offers pre-K through doctorate level courses, is one of the largest among independent and state institutions in Ohio. All of AU’s education programs – undergraduate, master of education, doctor of education and professional development services – are recognized on a state and national level.

Online Masters in Adult Education | Ashland University

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