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Online Adult and Higher Education CoursesCompanies today realize that the most productive workers are also the most educated workers, and that is the reason why they are investing heavily on training and education. Adult education teachers facilitate trainings that are designed to educate workers and help them realize their full potential.

The typical curriculum of an online adult and higher education certificate program consists of a number of interrelated disciplines and fields of study such as adult education in a social context, adult education administration, online delivery, educational technology, planning and executing adult education programs.

Adult and higher education professionals can look forward to a promising future ahead of them. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, adult and higher education jobs would expand at a rate higher than most industries from 2006-2016. Vocational and self-enrichment teaching jobs would expand by 23% while adult literacy jobs would grow by 14% for the same period cited by the bureau. Adult education teachers are also well compensated, for instance in 2007, they averaged an annual income of $47,830.

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  1. School: University of Nebraska at Kearney - Through the University of Nebraska at Kearney's course offering, TESOL, educators can learn how they can better approach teaching of students who are non-Native speakers. The course teaches students about the different strategies and tools that teachers of English to speakers of other languages c...
  2. School: University of Phoenix - Many adults are still interested in learning new things, even after they have finished enough degree programs, and already earned a doctorate degree. Teaching adult learners is different from giving instruction to grade school, high school, or college students. Because of the apparent difference ...
  3. School: University of Phoenix - This University of Phoenix course explores various issues on education. This course focuses on the issue's social and philosophical foundations, to understand events and issues affecting the field of education. Through understanding the different issues and their effects in the society, the stude...