The Adult Learning and Development (ALD) program is an innovative graduate program available entirely online that advances practical knowledge and skills concerning working with adult learners in various contexts. Students in the ALD program achieve their career goals through a broad curriculum of study which includes education, learning and development theories, teaching strategies, and program planning and evaluation models. Through selecting applicable elective courses, students can tailor their academic programs of study to their individual educational and career interests and goals. ALD graduates work as trainers, managers, directors, professors and consultants in a wide variety of settings, both locally and nationally, including healthcare, human resources, training and development, higher education, nonprofit organizations, corrections, and student services. The Adult Learning and Development Program was awarded the 2007 Curriculum Innovation Award from the Commission of Professors of Adult Education (CPAE), a commission of the American Association for Adult & Continuing Education (AAACE). For more information about the online ALD program, please visit the program website.
The Gifted and Talented Program is right for many educators including counselors, teachers in self-contained gifted or inclusive classrooms, administrators, and any individual hoping to play a leadership role in the education of gifted and talented learners. This program offers licensed teachers a gifted intervention specialist licensure or a master degree in Curriculum & Foundations with an emphasis on gifted education. For more information please visit the program website.
Includes extensive hands-on experiences with a variety of computer and technology activities, and addresses the societal context in which technology in education occurs. Students produce a variety of technology-related curricular materials. For more information please visit the program website.
The Master of Education with a Specialization in Organizational Leadership is an interdisciplinary program drawing from the Colleges of Business, Science, Urban Affairs, Liberal Arts and Sciences, and Education and Human Services. Graduates of this program will be able to make executive decisions as school leaders having learned best leadership practices from other fields. Key areas explored in the program are management and organizational behavior, community and international relations, ethics, local history, school law, school safety, conflict management, and public relations in a school setting. This program accommodates the working professional by offering coursework online and on weekends. For more information please visit the program website.
A post-professional degree that prepares individuals for emerging leadership roles in the rapidly changing health care environment and enhances opportunities for career advancement. Emphasis is on independent, self-directed learning and the development of diverse roles. Intended for practicing health care professionals who want to enhance their career options and achieve increased excellence in providing patient services. Students learn to identify and analyze emerging practice issues, articulate strategies and measure outcomes. They also position themselves to take on added responsibilities expected of care providers in today's rapidly changing service environment. For more information please visit the program website.
Students take the core courses in the MSN: Specialized Populations major and receive a strong foundation in the care of victims/perpetrators of trauma and/or death due to criminal acts or traumatic events. Students acquire an in-depth knowledge and skill that interfaces nursing with the law, forensic science, law enforcement, mental health and the health care and judicial systems. For more information please visit the program website.
The Mobile Accelerated MBA from CSU is the first online, one-year MBA that's AACSB accredited. You'll receive Apple's iPad 4G to access your course materials so you can study on your own schedule from anywhere. Then, complete all of your course requirements online. It's the fastest, most convenient and affordable way to earn your MBA in just one year. For more information visit the program website.
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