Is an Online Adult Education Education Possible?

Yes! Walden University, the highest ranking online adult education school, is an accredited US institution offering programs to train individuals to become outstanding adult education teachers, economics professors, teachers, educators, etc. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, at present there are 56,880 people employed as education teachers alone in America, and their average annual salary is $62,160. Education administrators make on average $95,340 per year and there are about 105,900 of them employed today. Online schools like Walden University have been proven to help successfully launch workers into this field.

Adult Education Common Job Tasks
  • designing courses appropriate to the learner group
  • identifying the needs of learners
  • developing and preparing appropriate learning materials
  • teaching classes
  • helping individual learners
  • promoting adult education initiatives
  • talking to prospective learners about course choices
  • collecting information and course fees from students
  • managing a small budget
  • keeping up to date with relevant subject areas
Popular Journals & Magazines Adult Education Organizations Related Professions Currently in Demand
  • ESL Instructor
  • Academic Advisor
  • Financial Aid Advisor
  • Basic Skills Instructor
  • Computer Skills Instructor
  • Textbook Reviewer
  • Vocational Skills Instructor
  • Librarian
  • Clerical Assistant
  • Private Tutor
Top Cities for Adult Education
  • Hinesville, Ga
  • Merced, Ca
  • Hanford, Ca
  • Madera, Ca
  • McAllen, Tx
  • Rome, Ga
  • Logan, Utah
  • BHTAcute Adult
  • Salinas, Ca
  • Kingman, Az
Top States for Adult Education
  • California
  • Texas
  • New York
  • Florida
  • Pennsylvania
  • Illinois
  • Virginia
  • Ohio
  • Georgia
  • North Carolina
Common Adult Education Degree Program Names
  • Information Technology Pathway Certificate
  • Intro to Computer Programming Language Certificate
  • Corrections Certificate
  • Crime Scene Technician Certificate
  • Internet and Website Development Certificate
  • Management and Supervision Certificate in Criminal Justice
  • Mediation Certificate
  • Visual Communication Certificate
  • Configuration Data Management Certificate
  • Information Systems Security Certificate
Common Adult Education Course Titles
  • Adult Literacy All Levels
  • Adult Numeracy All Levels
  • Aerobics Beginners
  • Airbrushed Cosmetics Intermediate
  • Airbrushed Cosmetics for High Definition Beginners Certificate
  • Alfresco Summer Dishes
  • Animation Level 2 BTEC Award
  • Animation Taster Course
  • Art and Design - Digital Photography Level 2 First Diploma (Edexcel)
  • Authoring with DVD Studio Pro

Adult Education Programs by State & City