Ball State University

Teachers College

Master of Arts in Adult and Community Education


2000 W. University Avenue

Muncie, IN 47306

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Adult and Community Education

Format: Hybrid

Program Description:

This program provides students with enhanced concepts and competencies in designing, implementing, and evaluating educational programs for adults in a variety of public and private educational settings. The program provides students with an understanding of how educational, social, political, and economic systems interface within communities. The program seeks to develop individuals who are committed to fostering learning as a lifelong process and in creating learning organizations and societies.

The program further offers career preparation for corporate training, instructional design, staff development, program evaluation and community education development. The master¹s degree program can also be used as preparation for entry into the doctorate in Adult, Higher and Community Education.

Courses are offered online, on our main-campus in Muncie, Indiana, and/or the greater Indianapolis area.


Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 30

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $299/$506 USD

Classification: Doctoral Granting

Loans Offered: Loans may be available. Applicants can learn more by contacting staff in the Ball State Financial Aid Office. You are encouraged to complete the Federal Application for Free Financial Aid. School FASFA Code: 178600

Locale: Midsize City

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