Adult Education Certificate

An Adult Education certificate will help you in aquiring new knowledge in the area of human resource development and literacy education for adult learners. This graduate certificate will supplement previous educational experiences by building a foundation in adult education. By focusing on the characteristics of adult learners, you will become acquainted with effective methods in the profession, as well as principles and theories.

Industry Highlights

The demand for Adult Basic educators is expected to rise, with an expected 41,890 new jobs to fill by 2018.

- Recruiter.com

Career Opportunities

  • Adult Basic Education
  • Corporate or Business Training
  • Social Services
  • Human Resources
  • Occupational Preparation
  • Community Development

Armstrong Edge

Current students take advantage of this popular and versatile certificate because it offers opportunities to a variety of career fields.


Read More College of Education Encourages Critical Literacy in the Classroom

(October 29, 2016) This semester, Armstrong Resource and Instruction Librarian Vivian Bynoe and College of Education professors Dr. Patricia Holt and Dr. Anne Katz implemented a critical literacy project, funded by a Teacher and Learning Grant.

Read More Armstrong State University Introduces New Semester Abroad Program in Siena, Italy

(October 24, 2016) – Beginning in the spring semester 2017, Armstrong State University will offer a new semester abroad program in Siena, Italy. Students will take classes via Armstrong’s long-time partner, the Dante Alighieri Institute. The 12-week program, which runs from January 22 through April 14, 2017, is open to all Armstrong students, as well as University System of Georgia transient students, and offers a full roster of semester credits.

Read More BreakBeat Poets’ Professional Development Poetry Workshop at Armstrong

This multifaceted professional development-in-service opportunity explores poetry and Hip Hop as organic elements of daily instruction at all grade levels. 

Read More College of Education Brown Bag Lecture Series (Fall 2016)

Dr. Katz will be discussing “Pursuing Undergraduate Research: Grants and Scholarship Opportunities", an informative and financially beneficial topic for students.

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