Graduate Certificate in Adult Learning
Kansas State University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Adult Learning program assists working professionals who would like to expand their skills in the areas of adult curriculum design, learning theories, teaching methods, and program evaluation.  The curriculum emphasizes how adult learning principles and instructional methods can strengthen the skills of trainers and educators who provide educational opportunities for adult learners.  

Graduates are employed as:

  • Human resource managers
  • Business, industry and nonprofit executives
  • Community college professionals
  • University cooperative extension professionals
  • Armed service professionals


  • Bachelor's degree with 3.0 minimum GPA in the final two years or approximately the last 60 credit hours
  • Transcript(s) from each institution attended
  • Complete SJE certificate application
  • Resume

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

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