School of Ed Adult Basic

The Graduate Certificate in Adult Basic Education provides training and personal development opportunities for teachers or aspiring teachers in adult basic education (ABE) programs (i.e. literacy, numeracy, high school equivalency, etc.) and/or English language learning programs for adult learners. With a focus on foundational skills, methods, and theories for teaching adult learners, the certificate prepares and develops educators who can create effective curricula and learning environments for their adult students. 

Effective Fall 2017

Additional coursework may be required due to prerequisites.

Required Courses
EDAE 520Adult Education3
EDAE 530Adult Basic Education3
EDAE 540Teach English as Second Lang—Adult Learners3
EDAE 620Processes and Methods3
Program Total Credits:12

*This certificate may have courses in common with other graduate certificates. A student may earn more than one certificate, but a given course may be counted only in one certificate.