Master of Arts in Education – Adult Education

Work with adult learners in a variety of settings.

A strong foundation

Our MAEd in Adult Education program places emphasis on developing the theoretical and practical foundation for critical thinking and effective practice that you will need as a professional adult educator. You will learn about the diverse areas of practice as well as the diversity of adult learners.


The MAEd in Adult Education is fully online and you will have a good deal of flexibility to customize your program of study to meet your personal and professional goals.

A proven leader

For more than 35 years, ECU’s adult education program has filled a great need for adult educators in eastern North Carolina and beyond. Our alumni enjoy successful careers in many different aspects of adult education.


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