Graduate Certificate in Adult Education
Auburn University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Adult Education at Auburn University prepares students to work in post-secondary training environments and skill building programs. You will learn how to help adults who seek continuing education, workforce retraining, career development, and a variety of adult life contexts. 

This program is designed to improve your interpersonal skills. By exploring how adults learn, you build theories of interaction and learn experiential activities to use in potential training opportunities.

Coursework includes methods for adult education, the nature of adult education, and teaching disadvantaged learners.

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Auburn University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.75 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Criminal Background Check, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent