Bachelor of Science In Workforce Education and Development
The Department of Adult and Career Education offers the Bachelor of Science in Education degree (B.S.Ed) with a major in Wrokforce Education (WED) that has options in Workforce Training and Developmen, Human Resource Development, Secondary Career-Technical Education, and Technical Leadership/
The undergraduate programs in the Department of Adult and Career Education are designed to give the student profession knowledge, skills, and values that build upon the foundation provided by the University Core Curriculum.
Workforce Training and Development Option
Designed for students who are interested in teaching and/or training careers in postsecondary adult education settings. This includes institutions such as technical colleges, community colleges, private sector industries, community and and social services agencies, govenrment, law enforcement, and military agaencies. the focus of the program is on the development and refinement of knowledge and skills in the areas of curriculum and instructional planning, delivery, and assesment of adult students. There is an opportunity to qualify for up to 36 credit hours from completed approved tehcnical college applied associate's degree program or the equivalent as evidenced by recognized industry-granted certificates, credentials, licenses, military training, and/or prior learning/techincal work experience.
Human Resource Development Option
The Bachelor of Science in Education degree with a major in Human Resource Development is designed to increase students' knowledge, skills, and dispositions related to the managerial, psychological, and social aspects of their work environment. Students gain insight into leadership and work-related skills needed in business or industrial settings, public institutions, and government agencies. There is an opportunity to qualify for up to 36 credit hours from completed approved technical collegeaplied associate's degree program or the equivalent as evidenced by recognized industy-granted certificates, credentials, licenses, military training, and/or prior learning/technical work experience.