The master of science (M.S.) degree prepares professionals for careers in adult education and human resource development. Career options for graduates of this program are wide-ranging. For example, community agencies employ educators to conduct literacy, personnel development, and workforce preparation programs. Similarly, businesses employ human resource development professionals to train new and experienced workers.
The Adult Education graduate certificate program is ideal for adult educators who want to complement their areas of expertise with a core knowledge of adult education, while Human Resource Development certificate graduates use these skills to develop a more competetive workforce through training.