Colorado State University


Adult Education and Training (AET)


102 Administration Building

Fort Collins, CO 80523

United States


(970) 492-4898

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Education (M.Ed.) in Education and Human Resource Studies - Adult Education and Training Specialization

Format: Online

Program Description:

Become a better adult educator in postsecondary, community, and corporate settings when you earn your master’s degree in adult education and training online from Colorado State University.

This program capitalizes on your compassion for adult learners and your desire to understand and help those around you. The foundational knowledge you gain will help you guide adult students through the unique challenges they face — regardless of setting.

Coursework focuses on program development and evaluation, adult learning theory, and instructional methods, with electives designed to build upon your areas of expertise and interest. Project-based work ensures you gain real-world experience and skills that can be immediately applied on the job. Throughout the program, you will learn to think more strategically about learning transfer, program assessment, training return on investment (ROI), and learning technologies.

Learn more about how you can get a world-class Colorado State University education from wherever you are. 


Higher Learning Commission, North Central Association

International Student Requirements:

Transcripts should include a certified translation into English; Official TOEFL scores

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 30

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $545.00

Classification: Higher Education Institution (Not Carnegie Classified)

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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