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.
Masters in Adult Education Online
The Master’s of Education in Adult Education degree is a graduate degree catered to education professionals who are not associated with the K-12 education system. 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 related to health and wellness, economic and workforce issues, encore career development, variety of cultural, second language and adult life contexts.
Master’s Degree in Adult Education Online or Classroom Setting
The Master’s of Education in Adult Education program 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
Why Consider a Master’s Degree in Adult Education?
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 basic skills in language or mathematics or industry processes
Training in foreign language or English in TESOL programs or in English acquisition programs internationally
Informal adult education in museums, hospitals and other health or wellness programs, state and national park system educators
Adult literacy, basic skills education or primary language acquisition for adults who did not complete a high level of formal schooling
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.
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