Refine your teaching skills and gain new understanding of how adults learn.
Learn to apply adult education principles and theories to instruction, program development, and the learning enhancement.
Become adept at incorporating strategies and methods to address the diverse characteristics and needs of adult learners.
Learn to apply reflective strategies in the classroom that lead to improved personal and professional practice.
Coursework completed in this certificate program may be applied toward the MS in Higher Education degree program at Capella.
Capella's adult education courses are designed around recognized, professional standards.
Create a professional development plan in your first course that can help you stay on track throughout your program.
Our original learning format offers extra structure for those who
want it. We'll set the schedule, you meet the deadlines.
*This is only an estimate, using general program pricing, and
it does not include fees (including application and resource kit fees).
Your price may be higher or lower depending on your
specialization, transfer credits, and tuition discounts. If transfer
credits are allowed in this offering, the prices above show what you
would pay if you brought in the average number of transfer credits
and the price if you brought in the maximum allowed transfer credits.
Speak with an enrollment counselor to get a personalized cost estimate for what you can expect to pay.
At Capella, we believe your education is an investment in your future. It’s also an investment within your grasp. Your goals are achievable—there are more ways to save than you might think.
We can accept many transfer credits from regionally accredited
The online adult education graduate certificate gives you a deeper
understanding of the characteristics of adult learners and the
competencies needed to be successful in the field, including
foundational theories, principles, and strategies.
|Course Number||Course Title|
|ED5317||Foundations of Adult Education|
|ED5340||Theories and Principles of Adult Learning|
|ED5344||Strategies and Best Practices for Teaching and Learning|
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