Adult Education

Degree Offered: M.S.

The Adult Education program is designed to prepare effective adult educators who will become change agents within local and international communities.  Curricular experiences emphasize the historical, philosophical, and socio-cultural foundations of adult education with a special focus on the Black Diaspora.  Graduates are prepared to work as community activists, agency supervisors/directors, program planners, program facilitators/planners, community leaders/organizers, directors of professional organizations, media organizers, and many other community roles.  The Adult Education program follows the professional standards devised by the Commission of Professors of Adult Education.

Additional Admission Requirements:

  • Professional portfolio
  • Written sample

 

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Contact Information

College of Education
Department of Leadership Studies & Adult Education

Graduate Coordinator: Sonya Draper
Email: drapers@ncat.edu
Phone: (336) 285-4385

Interim Department Chair/Associate Dean for Graduate Program and Quality Assurance: Alisa Taliaferro     
Email: astaliaf@ncat.edu
Phone: (336) 334-7757

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