Adult Education Programs offered by Distance
Are you involved in helping adults learn directly through
teaching, training, counseling, community work or volunteerism? The Certificate in Adult Education may be for you.
The Certificate in Adult Education is a 36 credit hour
program, which offers learners the opportunity to gain basic skills and
knowledge of the techniques, methods, and philosophy of adult education.
This certificate program may be completed on a part-time basis and is
open to anyone who meets the normal admission requirements for the
Bachelor of Education Degree in Adult Education.
The Bachelor of Education Degree in Adult Education may
be pursued either as a first or second degree. As a first degree,
learners will be part of a 120 credit hour course of study, which allows
up to 42 credit hours for credit for prior non-formal learning and
As a second degree, learners with a recognized
Bachelor's degree will complete 60 credit hours of study and may be
eligible for 6 credit hours of credit for prior non-formal learning and
The certificate and degree courses in adult education are
offered by either term-based web courses, or audio conference from
Fredericton to various sites within the province or beyond, giving you
the flexibility to learn anywhere.
Complete the UNB General Admission Application
For more information visit the Adult Education website
or contact UNB Faculty of Education
Tel: (506) 452-6019