Master of Science in Adult Education
Indiana University Online

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Adult Education program is a study in the various ways in which adults learn.  Students will learn about the history of the adult education field, the contributions of the major adult education theorists, and the theories, models, and research methods used to design and administer adult education programs.  This program equips its students with the instructional and program development skills sought by colleges, corporations, government, the military, and nonprofit organizations.  Graduates will be prepared to solve instructional problems, from new skills training to cohesive group functionality.


  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution
  • Minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.75 out of 4.00
  • Transcripts
  • Personal statement
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • GRE scores required for students whose cumulative undergraduate GPA is below 3.20

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission