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 Armstrong Writers Series Presents Acclaimed Poet James Kimbrell

(October 22) – Armstrong will host a poetry reading by acclaimed poet James Kimbrell, the author of My Psychic and The Gatehouse Heaven.

Read More Professors and Students Travel to the Czech Republic

(July 14, 2015) – Dr. Patrick Thomas and Kathleen Fabrikant, both associate professors of education at Armstrong State University, recently led a group of education majors in a study abroad program at the University of South Bohemia (USB) in the Czech Republic. 

Read More Nandi Marshall Appointed to American Public Health Association Science

(June 20, 2015) — Dr. Nandi A. Marshall, assistant professor of health sciences at Armstrong State University, has been appointed to the American Public Health Association (APHA) Science Board.

Read More Two Professors Selected as 2015 Governor’s Teaching Fellows

(June 11, 2015) — Armstrong State University Assistant Professor of Childhood and Exceptional Student Education Anne Katz and Assistant Professor of Mathematics Tricia M. Brown were recently selected as 2015 Governor’s Teaching Fellows for the Summer Symposium program at the University of Georgia.

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