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Certificate of Completion in Adult Learning and Development

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Adult Learning and Development program is designed to prepare individuals who work with adult learners. Curriculum emphasizes reflective practice, current theory, and best practices in motivating adult learners, assessment, and evaluation methods for the adult learner. Curriculum development and teaching methods for adult learners also covered in addition to ethical and professional standards.

CIPS Code: 13.1201

Required Courses 16
EDA200 Adult Development 3
EDA220 Introduction to the Adult Learner 3
EDA230* Curriculum Development in Adult Education 3
EDA240* Teaching Methods for Adult Learning 3
EDA246 Motivating Adult Learners 1
EDA254* Assessment and Evaluation of Adult Learners 1
EDA255 Ethical and Professional Principles 1
EDA265* Adult Educator Practicum 1


  • The total amount of credits required for this certificate is 16.
  • Students must earn a grade of "C" or better in all courses within the program
  • * Indicates course has prerequisites and/or corequisites
  • Minimum GPA: 2.00