OUR ONLINE MASTER’S DEGREE TEACHES YOU TO BE A MORE EFFECTIVE ADULT TRAINER & EDUCATOR

Seattle University’s College of Education offers an online master’s program in Adult Education and Training (AEDT) designed for you, the working professional seeking to leverage your current knowledge and expertise into a fulfilling, or expanded, career path. Our online program is tailored to fit your lifestyle and allows you to choose where you connect, while also offering the opportunities to build relationships with fellow educators and trainers through hosted networking events.

Our AEDT program will prepare you for lifelong careers and advancement in roles such as:

> Adult Education Instructor

> Career Advisor

> Community Engagement Coordinator 

> Continuing Education Specialist 

> Curriculum and Instruction Specialist

> Educational Consultant 

> Facilitator

> Program Training Specialist 

> Staff Training Specialist 

> Training Coordinator

WHERE LEADERSHIP JOINS INCLUSION & DIVERSITY

Bring your unique brilliance and life experience to share while honing your skills in developing high-performing learners and improving workplace performance across diverse environments. Our AEDT curriculum offers two degree options: The Master of Arts degree and the Master of Education degree. Each provides you with the critical foundation in instructional design, pedagogy, adult learning theories and program evaluation to bring your career to new heights. And whether your interest is in workplace training or educating adults in higher education settings, our flexible online curriculum lets you focus on your specific career interests through specialization tracks in Human Resource Development.

Assistant Professor Stacey Robbins talks to Seattle Met Magazine about the fundamental need of everyone, regardless of race, age or culture to have access to better resources.

DEGREE SPECIALIZATIONS INCLUDE:

ADDITIONAL BENEFITS OF OUR AEDT PROGRAM INCLUDE:

“As an adult trainer, I remain challenged, engaged, and empowered by both my students and my clients. People are any organization’s greatest assets, and I am thrilled to be in the ‘people’ development and care business!”

Ujima Donalson, Alumnus, 2010 M.Ed.

WHERE GOALS MEET REAL-WORLD OUTCOMES

“With its challenging curriculum and caring instructors, SU’s AEDT program facilitated my development into becoming an effective global educator.”

Abdi Haro, Alumnus 2015 MAEd, Business English Instructor, Prince Sultan College Jeddah, Saudi Arabi

Funding Your Future

More than $5000 in Need & Merit-Based Scholarships are available

Have Questions?

Review our FAQ section to learn more or contact us with any further questions.

 

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MEET YOUR TEAM

Genet Yadetta

Senior Program Administrative Assistant 
Adult Education and Training (AEDT), Educational Administration (EDAD), Educational Leadership (EDLR)
Phone: (206) 296-6139

Stacey E. Robbins, EdD
Stacey E. Robbins, EdD

EdD, Adult Learning and Leadership, Columbia University 
MEd, Adult Learning and Leadership, Columbia University 
MST, Secondary English Education, Fordham 
BA, English Language and Literature, University of Michigan 
Assistant Professor, Adult Education and Training (AEDT)
Phone: (206) 220-8257

Laurie Stevahn, PhD

PhD, Educational Psychology, University of Minnesota 
MEd, Curriculum & Instruction, Seattle Pacific University 
BA, Political Science, Pacific Lutheran University
Professor, Educational Leadership (EDLR)
Phone: (206) 296-2559