College of Education

Professional Organizations

EMPOWER is an Adult Education graduate association.


Goals of EMPOWER:

  • To assist and support the preparation of adult learners in positions as administrators, programmers, educators, and trainers in a variety of adult educational settings.
  • To engage in community service activities, work with existing graduate adult education associations, campus organizations, alumni, and continuing education programs, and others that are relevant to the field of adult education.

For more information about EMPOWER, please contact Dr. Sonya Draper.

North Carolina Adult Education Association (NCAEA)

The American Association for Adult and Continuing Education (AAACE)

Commission of Professors of Adult Education (CPAE)

Adult Higher Education Alliance (AHEA)

American Education Research Association (AERA)