Master of Arts in Education in Adult Education
Western Kentucky University

Program Details

The online MAE in Adult Education degree program from Western Kentucky University prepares students to teach adults in a variety of settings including community education, adult basic education, adult literacy, corporate training, human resources and organizational development, workplace training, patient education, technical and community colleges, and other adult learning centers. There are four concentration areas available to suit students' personal interests and professional goals:

  • General
  • Community & Technical College
  • Higher Education
  • Training & Development


This degree program requires 30-39 credits for completion.

  • An earned degree from an accredited institution with a minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.75 or a master's degree with a GPA of 3.0 and ONE of the following:
    • Portfolio submission; OR
    • Minimum GRE (August 2011 or later) scores: verbal, 139; quantitative, 139; analytical writing, 3.5

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges