Online Master of Education Degree in Adult Education (Major in Human
INSTITUTION INFORMATION Institutional Accreditation: Southern
Association of Colleges and Schools Program Accreditation: Southern
Association of Colleges and Schools Institutional Membership(s): SOC
THIS PROGRAM IS PART OF THE ACADEMIC COMMON MARKET/ELECTRONIC CAMPUS
PROGRAM DETAILS Program Information: Masters in Science - Master's
Enrollment: 30 seats total Application Deadline: 12/1/2006 How Students
and Instructors Communicate: Chat Room, E-mail, Threaded Discussion
Board, Voice Subject: Education METHOD OF COURSE INSTRUCTION
- Students whose legal residence in the following states:
Tennessee, Louisiana, upon admission may enroll at in-state
tuition rates. Students must be certified by your home state
ACM Coordinator. For information on the certification process
please contact your state
- The program is delivered primarily through
Supplemental delivery formats include internet
This course uses Blackboard
SPECIAL ENROLLMENT ISSUES
- This competency-based program is designed to prepare those
seeking advanced knowledge and skills for leadership and managerial
opportunities in human resource development enterprises. Applicants
from the public and private economic sectors will find this program
appealing in terms of quality and convenience.
- The Master of Science in Adult Education with a concentration in
Human Resource Development may be completed at a distance through
our online learning program. The program is designed for the
part-time student taking two classes per semester and will take
about two years to complete. All courses are delivered over the
internet and require regular access to a computer.
ACCESS TO LEARNING RESOURCES
- To participate in FSU's online programs, you need access to
certain technologies. To minimize technical problems you may
experience, FSU provides online technical support.
To be successful in your online class, you must have:
Regular access to a computer
An Internet connection (ISP or Internet Service Provider)
An Internet browser
An FSU/ACNS computer account, which includes your login/username,
password, and email account
For detailed recommended system requirements, please visit the Guide
to Technology Requirements for Online Courses on the Online Learning
@ FSU web site.
If you plan to use computer equipment that you do not own for
participation in the program, be certain that you have permission to
use the equipment for course work purposes. You must also be sure
that you have permission to save data to the local hard drive.
ACCESS TO FINANCIAL AID RESOURCES
- Online students at FSU can find support for every aspect of the
University experience. Your computer and an Internet connection link
you to the most comprehensive electronic campus in higher education.
The FSU library may be reached at el: 850-644-2706. Currently
enrolled students who are located 50 miles or more from Tallahassee
can request materials to be sent to them. Some of your online
courses may require you to purchase a Course Packet, which could
include a study guide, textbooks, and/or media (video, audiotapes,
CD-ROMs). Information about what, if any, course materials are
required for your courses can be found through: Campus bookstores (FSU
Bookstore and Bill抯 Bookstore), Departmental web sites, Course
instructors, Academic Coordinators. Course materials can be ordered
online and will be shipped directly to you. (You pay the cost of the
course materials, plus shipping. The FSU bookstore can be reached at
1-800-255-3781. A mentor or teaching assistant is available online
(and often by phone) to help clarify course materials and refer you
to resources for all other aspects of the university experience.
Visit the website for additional student resources information.
- Distance students enrolled in at least 6 semester hours have
access to many of the same types of financial aid as residential
students. If you need financial aid to help defray the costs of your
education, begin to investigate the aid you may be eligible for as
soon as possible. Office of Financial Aid, Suite 4400A University
Center, Tallahassee, Florida 32306-2430, (850) 644-0539, Fax (850)
644-6404, Email firstname.lastname@example.org FAFSA FSU Federal School, Code:
001489, For more information on Financial Aid opportunities, visit
the web site.
SPECIAL PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS
SPECIAL GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS
ACCESS TO ADVISING/MENTORING SERVICES
SPECIAL TRANSFER POLICIES
- If your online course has been assigned a mentor, your mentor
will contact you via email just prior to the beginning of classes.
You most likely will have a different mentor for each online class.
You should ask your mentor course-specific or general questions
whenever you want more information or clarification. Your mentor
will support your progress through the course by: Clarifying course
content Giving feedback Contacting you regularly about your progress
and concerns Mentors are carefully selected by the instructor,
trained in student support skills, supervised during the
facilitation of the course, and are evaluated at the end of each
course. Mentors may be a professional in the field, a community
college faculty member, or an advanced graduate student at FSU.
SPECIAL ENROLLMENT ISSUES
- We can accept up to six (6) hours from an accredited university,
provided they are no more than seven (7) years old and you received
a grade of "B" or higher. If courses previously counted toward a
degree, they cannot be transferred. Professional designation courses
do not transfer for credit.
SPECIAL ATTENDANCE REQUIREMENTS
SPECIAL PROGRAM PREREQUISITES
- The program consists of 14 courses, with two offered each term.
All courses are delivered completely online.
- A general knowledge of accounting, finance, economics, and
statistics. And management, business, and leadership experience.
- The time periods we use will not necessarily coincide with
Florida State University's normal semesters. We have a limited
amount of flexibility in scheduling the courses.