College of Education
Adult Education and Training

Adult Education and Training (MAEd, MEd)

  • The master's degree in Adult Education and Training (AEDT) prepares professional professionals to support adult learners from workforce to workplace. Alumni of Seattle University‚Äôs College of Education Adult Education and Training program hold positions as varied as corporate trainers, adult basic education instructors and teachers of ESL. Employers include for-profit and non-profit organizations, community colleges and governmental agencies.

    Degree options

    • Master of Arts in Education (MAEd)
    • Master of Education (MEd)

    Students personalize their course of study to fit their career goals and build on prior experience and knowledge by specializing in their choice of:

    1. Adult Basic Education
    2. Human Resource Development
    3. Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

    Alternatives

    Post-Master's Certificate in Community College Teaching

    The post-master's Certificate in Community College Teaching prepares individuals who already have a master's degree and want to teach in a subject area offered by community colleges.