Adult & Community Education

Fully Online! Masters of Education (M.Ed) in Adult and Community Education Leadership

Your road map to becoming a leader of resilient and sustainable community organizations begins here. An online environment where faculty deliver outstanding instruction at the graduate level with courses that meet national quality benchmarks.

Our program prepares leaders: to foster sustainable local, state, national and international learning communities, to become significant change agents, creating connections between adult education, sustainability and environmental education.

Area of Emphasis:

  • Leadership Foundation
  • Professional Foundation
  • Educational Foundation
  • Sustainability Core

Our students will become leaders and directors in: Educational institutions, non-profit agencies, corporations, government and community agencies. Our graduates are: Sustainable leaders, proactive problem solvers, architects of workplace communities that focus on sustainability, visionaries who will pave the way for future generations.

Applications are accepted on line through the Graduate Colleges at

Listed in the 2019 U.S. News & World Report national rankings for “Best Online Graduate Programs.”

The College of Education climbed to the No. 48 spot nationwide for the 2020 “Best Online Education Programs,” up from the No. 77 spot in 2019.

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Contact Information


Kathy DuBois
Program Assistant
Educational Leadership & Research Methodology
College of Education
(T) 561.297.3550
Building (ED-47), Room 260
Boca Raton Campus

Dr. Susan Dennett

Dr. Susan Dennett
Instructor, Educational Leadership and Research Methodology
Department of Educational Leadership and Research Methodology