M.S.Ed. in Adult Education (Online)

Adult Education

M.S.Ed. in Adult Education (Online)

Do you love to learn? Do you feel as though you have something more to contribute to your community and the larger world? 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 is crafted to equip you with the skills needed to receive a much deserved promotion, or find a better job.

You'll also increase your understanding of what it means to be an adult, and how to continue your own development and continued learning.


  • Application Deadline
    FallJul 1Mar 1
    SpringNov 1Sep 1
  • Admissions Requirements
    • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
    • Minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.75 out of 4.00
    • Completed online application that includes:
      • Transcripts
      • Personal Statement
      • 2 Letters of Recommendation
      • GRE Scores:
        • Required for domestic students only if your cumulative undergraduate GPA is below 3.20
        • Required for international students
      • Resume:
        • Not required for domestic students
        • Required for international students
      • TOEFL score from last two years*

      *International students only

    Learn more about specific admissions requirements

  • Degree Requirements
  • Financial Aid
    • Learn about a variety of fellowships and travel awards that are available to graduate students.
    • Visit Student Central for information about financial assistance.
    • Consult your employer about the availability of tuition reimbursement or tuition assistance programs.
    • Active duty military, veterans, and military families should visit the Center for Veteran and Military Students to take full advantage of available financial assistance and educational benefits.
  • Careers

    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

This Online Master’s program (36 credit hours) is designed to expand your understanding of how to develop effective educational programs for adults.

You’ll build expertise and gain valuable skills immediately relevant to your current job.

As a student studying online, you can expect the same quality education that our residential students experience—high quality, engaging courses taught by experienced faculty.