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The Adult and Community Education Leadership Master’s Degree is a fully online degree program with a focus on sustainability. The program is designed to provide learning, training and practical experience that fosters personal development, community development and action for change in our human and natural worlds. Students will learn skills that leaders need to work in fields such as education, non-profit agencies, corporations, and community government.

The M.Ed. is designed with an emphasis on strategies for developing learning communities that focus on sustainability and environmental stewardship at all levels.  This program intends to prepare students to respond to uncertain and rapidly transforming world conditions in ways that value personal initiative, responsibility, creativity, commitment and collaboration with others. Program graduates are empowered to become leaders equipped with a global mindset, a thirst for global awareness, and a sense of urgency as well as leaders who value integrated thinking and are change agents.

Download FAU’s Brochure – Masters of Education in Adult and Community Education Leadership Online

Sample Careers:

  • Leaders in Adult Education Programs
  • School leadership
  • Leaders in non-profit agencies
  • Corporate community liaison officer
  • Community government

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Degree Details
College College of Education
Degree type M. Ed.
*Cost per credit
- In State (FL) $371.82
- Out of State (FL) $1,026.81
Credits needed to graduate 36 - 39
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* cost per credit and total cost are calculated using tuition per credit and associated fees for the current academic year. It does not include course materials, textbook expenses, and other potential expenses related to individual courses. See academic calendar for our quarter term schedule.
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