Adult and Higher Education
The M.Ed. in Adult & Higher Education is intended for 1) faculty and other educators who
want to improve their adult teaching skills 2) persons who occupy and seek to advance into
administrative or management positions in a variety of educational settings; and 3) others
who work with adults in a variety of agencies. The degree program includes courses in
foundations, curriculum and teaching (including distance learning), organization and
administration, research, and electives so that students can create an emphasis area to fit their
career goals. To help address student interests, special topic seminars are offered from time
to time. An internship in the student’s emphasis area is a required exit experience. Students
elect either the adult education or higher education emphasis aera.
For this degree program, students choose either an emphasis in Adult Education or an emphasis in Higher Education based upon specific career goals but can elect to take courses in the alternate area.
International Student Requirements:
6.5 score on IELTS test.
Facts & Figures
Financial Aid: Yes
International Financial Aid: Yes
# of Credits Required: 32
Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 415.20 instate plus 608.40 non-resident USD
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive
Locale: Large Suburb
Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999