Saint Joseph's College of Maine
|Institution Name||:||Saint Joseph's College of Maine|
|Institution Type||:||Private not-for-profit|
|Campus Setting||:||Rural: Fringe|
|Student-to-faculty ratio||:||15 to 1|
|Student population||:||2,775 (1,804 undergraduate)|
This degree completion general studies program in Adult Education & Training is designed for the student who has previous college credits, and would like to earn a degree that could take less time and cost less money than many other Bachelor's degree programs with greater core course requirements.
This specialization provides students with opportunities to work in the broad field of adult education and training. This includes staff development, corporate and career training, adult education, training coordination, community development, mentorship, and in-service training. Courses focus on training fundamentals, educational psychology, and adult learning behavior. Please note that this is not a k-12 teaching certification program. In order to earn this Bachelor's Degree student s must complete 128 semester-hours credit, 25% of which must be completed through Saint Joseph's College. 18 semester- hours credit in the Bachelor's Degree Specialization area must be earned through Saint Joseph's College.
• Industry-specific curriculum prepares you for more responsible positions in a variety of occupations.
• Courses blend content with your professional experience, allowing for immediate application in your work setting.
• A generous credit-transfer policy is designed to award maximum credit for both traditional and non-traditional learning experience.
• Faculty with practical experience work one-on-one with you to ensure your success.
• No on-campus residency required; optional two-week summer sessions on lakeside campus to accelerate degree.
• Fast Track available for Master of Science in Education
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Founded in 1912, Saint Joseph's College of Maine‚Äôs Department of Education serves the state, nation and world through its research studies, initial teacher certification program, continuing education and a variety of services to state and local education agencies. The same expert SJCME professors who teach in the classroom teach its online courses. Therefore, as an online student, you truly get the best of both worlds: a dynamic web-based learning experience grounded in the rich history and tradition of Saint Joseph's College. Its online platform allows you to collaborate with classmates for group projects, correspond with your teacher, access course syllabi, explore an online library, and more. In addition, you'll also enjoy the same student support services, from academic advising to financial aid. Students applying to Saint Joseph's College will have all the benefits of earning a degree from a well-established, nationally respected institution, with the convenience of an online delivery system that allows them to balance their professional and personal lives while obtaining an advanced degree.
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education