• Graduate Studies
  • Master of Science in Adult Continuing Education
    General   Available Online

    Program Admission Requirements

    This degree does not qualify a student for any teaching certificate in the State of Alabama. This degree is designed to meet the needs of those students who are interested in pursuing work as a means of personal development and/or preparation for certain professional areas requiring a master’s degree. To be admitted to this program, the prospective student must meet all requirements for admission to the School of Graduate Studies.

    I. Professional Courses: 9 hours
    • ED 504. Techniques of Educational Research (3)
      OR
      A graduate level research course in an academic area
    • ED 506. Educational Statistics (3)
      OR
      A graduate level statistics course
    • EP 500. Advanced Educational Psychology (3)
      OR
      A graduate level psychology course

    II. Area of Concentration Courses: 24 hours
    • Courses from areas of interest or concentration
    Total Required: 33 hours

    Note(s):
    • This program is also offered online.
    Program Completion Requirements

    The student shall:
    • Maintain a minimum grade point average of 3.0 or better in all courses in the approved program as verified on an official transcript with no grade less than “C.”
    • Make a satisfactory score on a written comprehensive examination documenting mastery of the curriculum of the program.

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