MS HighEd – Adult Education
Capella University

Program Details

Solidify your teaching skills for the mature learner with this online MS in Adult Education. At Capella, your coursework will blend with a capstone project to enhance your skills as an educator and improve student outcomes. Contemporary theory and research is studied through a curriculum that likely incorporates:

  • Theories and Principles of Adult Learning
  • Multicultural Perspectives in Adult Education
  • Adult Education Program Development
  • Faculty Leadership

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Capella University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

  • Higher Learning Commission:, 800.621.7440 
  • Capella University, Capella Tower, 225 South Sixth Street, Ninth Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55402, 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552),

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

Capella University's Educator Preparation Provider (EPP) is accredited based on the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) Standards through 2024.