M.A. in Education

Adult Education Specialization



To be admitted to the adult education program you must hold a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution. The graduate school recommends a minimum 3.0 GPA, by the time you begin your graduate studies at URI. GRE exams are not required for admission.

How To Apply

Complete an online application by clicking on “GradCas” on the URI Graduate School website

The following material must be included in the packet:

  • two official copies of the transcripts of all previous college and post-baccalaureate work, in the envelopes provided;
  • a minimum of two letters of recommendation from instructors, employers, or supervisors, (letters from these individuals should be submitted online)
  • Personal statement showing evidence of your experience, and strong interest in Adult Education