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Top Masters Degrees in Adult Education in North America 2019

In order to successfully obtain a Masters qualification, you will need to obtain a number of credits by passing individual modules. Most taught Masters will have a number of core modules which you must take and pass in order to obtain the qualification. The assessment of research Masters is almost always entirely by a single dissertation module or project.

The United States of America is located on the continent of North America. It is the third largest country by size in the world. It has a relatively short history compared to other world nations, has one of the world's largest economies, and has one of the world's most diverse populations.

Master in Adult Education in North America

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Park University

This program embodies a progressive and coherent prospectus in the following fundamental areas: The theoretical and philosophical foundations of adult education. ... [+]

Master of Education in Adult Education

This program embodies a progressive and coherent prospectus in the following fundamental areas:

The theoretical and philosophical foundations of adult education The underlying implications, characteristics, and broad scope of adult education Critical thinking toward social change in adult education The leadership and facilitation needed for adult learning and development Adult education research

Program Goals/Learning Outcomes

Learners completing the MED in Adult Education will:

Describe the foundations of adult education history, philosophies, learning theories, and critical thinking toward social change Explore how adults develop and examine the impact of the aging process on learning Develop programs and design courses using various facilitation methods for adults in education and training environments Apply adult education and training concepts to meet workforce education needs Explore adult education theory, concepts, and philosophies from a global perspective Recognize current adult education literature, interpret research, and conduct a final project Recognize personal leadership style in the management of adult education programs through an analysis of ethical and policy related issues Identify adult education as a professional field of study. ... [-]
USA Kansas City Parkville
September 2019
Campus
Online
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James Madison University

Blending adult learning theory, instructional technology, and talent development, the Adult Education and Human Resource Development (AHRD) master’s program creates an en ... [+]

Blending adult learning theory, instructional technology, and talent development, the Adult Education and Human Resource Development (AHRD) master’s program creates an engaging and innovative learning environment for students who want to help employees perform at their best. Students in the AHRD program learn to identify workplace performance gaps and develop learning solutions using industry best practices so that employees can succeed and grow. Our students develop the knowledge, skills, and attitudes to be leaders and contribute to high-quality, sustainable organizations. Our core program curriculum is aligned with industry standards, while also allowing students to focus their studies on topics most relevant to their career goals and interests.... [-]

USA Harrisonburg
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
Campus
Online
Online & Campus Combined
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Lincoln Memorial University

Our unique Masters of Education in Teaching and Adult Learning program is designed for candidates who wish to develop skills in teaching adult learners in higher educatio ... [+]

Our unique Masters of Education in Teaching and Adult Learning program is designed for candidates who wish to develop skills in teaching adult learners in higher education and involves relevant and current coursework with an emphasis on collaborative learning experiences. Come join us at our beautiful Harrogate, TN campus!

The Master of Education program includes relevant academic content courses with extensive embedded clinical experiences resulting in a strong theory into practice instructional model. Candidates enter and move through the program as a cohort, engaging in individual and group projects resulting in a cohesive professional learning community. This program is based on a Professional Learning Community Collaborate model that allows colleagues or family members wishing to participate in the program together may send applications collectively to Harrogate or apply online.... [-]

USA Harrogate
September 2019
Full-time
3 semesters
Campus
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