Adult Education

Are you a working professional that wants to fulfill your dreams of a better career without sacrificing family or work commitments?

If so, the online Adult Education program offers you the opportunity to gain a broad exposure through the lens of social justice.

You'll learn about the history of adult education, prominent learning and teaching philosophies within the field, cognitive processes of adult learners, and approaches to adult education teaching and program design.

Our faculty have expertise in teaching for democratic participation and adult literacy.

We offer a supportive environment where you may engage in self-discovery while exploring new knowledge of adult education.

The Master's in Adult Education program worked perfectly for me and I gained so much from it. I felt connected to the instructors and other students, and it was this sense of community that made a huge difference in my education.

Jeanne Rieger, M.S.Ed.

What Can I Do With This Degree?

Adult Education graduates live and work across Indiana and throughout the world.

As an alumni you’ll be prepared to excel in a variety of adult education careers:

  • Continuing Studies
  • Human Resources and Corporate Training/Development
  • Community Colleges/Universities
  • Government and Military
  • Non-profit Organizations