Master of Science in Adult Education
SUNY Buffalo State

Program Details

The Master of Science in Adult Education degree from SUNY Buffalo State.  This online master’s in adult education prepares professionals for careers in both adult education and human resource development.  You will be working to conduct literacy, personal development, and workforce-preparation programs or to train new and experienced workers.  While this degree does not lead to teaching certification, it does prepare students for doctoral programs in the field.  

This online adult education degree includes an elective field specialization chosen by the student and developed with the help of an academic advisor.  Possible field specializations include:

  • Literacy
  • English as a second language
  • Vocational education
  • Counseling
  • Community activism
  • Criminal justice

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

SUNY Buffalo State is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Applicaton Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Interview, Official College Transcript(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • This program does not lead to teaching certification.