Troy University has been recognized by Princeton Review, U.S. News and World Report, Military Times and more as having some of the best undergraduate programs in the Southeast and nation. Whether you are graduating from high school, transferring from a two-year school, or completing your degree as a working adult, TROY offers a wide variety of associate and baccalaureate degrees that will open doors to career opportunities.
Graduate study can help you achieve your career goals! Holders of advanced degrees will be in high demand in the next 10 years, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, and U.S. Census data shows that advanced degrees increase pay and prosperity Troy University’s Graduate School offers advanced degrees in all five of the University’s academic colleges: education, business, arts and sciences, health and human services, and communication and fine arts. In addition, TROY’s commitment to flexibility means that you have in-class, online and blended options. Plan for your next career by completing your graduate education at TROY. Innovation, knowledge and creativity are all elements for success. Get started today!
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Campus visits are the most important aspect of the college decision making process. Visits give you the opportunity to discover what makes our unique University the right fit for you. TROY welcomes you to come and see what makes our campus different, one that you will want to consider your home away from home.
We invite you to register for a visit Monday - Friday at 10:00 a.m. or 2:00 p.m. or on specified Saturdays for a TROY Tour or Trojan Day event.
*Students interested in visiting other Alabama campuses must contact the specific campus for visit information and registration as available dates and times vary.
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TROY Service Centers meet the needs of working adults, including military, government agency civilians, teachers and future business leaders who want the opportunities that come with earning a degree. Because adult learners often have different educational needs than traditional students, courses are provided at times and in formats designed around people who work and have other commitments for their time.
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Are you curious about learning in the online environment? Would you like to take an online class, but feel that you need more information? Discover more about learning in the online environment, the skills and technologies that are required, as well as some helpful tips on how to become a successful online student.
If you believe in lifelong learning and dream of helping adults achieve their academic goals at any age, TROY’s master-level adult education certificates can help you continue to expand your career!
TROY offers four 12-semester-hour certificates in the fields of curriculum and instructional design (CID), instructional technology (IT), leadership studies (LS) and workforce development (WD).
This certificate focuses on the unique aspects of adult learning and how these traits impact curriculum and instructional design for adult learners. Once you’ve earned your CID certificate, you’ll also be able to identify methods of evaluating adult education programs.
This certificate focuses on the unique aspects of adult education in terms of development, learning theory and/or historical foundations using state-of- the-art technologies and innovative strategies in adult education curricula. Once you’ve completed this certificate program, you’ll know how to develop curricula in systematic and practical ways to create effective, efficient and appealing instruction in any content area and with any medium, including live instruction.
This certificate focuses on how to develop and implement an organizational vision and the development/implementation of short, long, emergency and strategic plans. With this certificate, you’ll gain an understanding of how organizations function and demonstrate an ability to utilize this knowledge with a wide variety of organizational stakeholders. You’ll also walk away with new ideas about personal development and personnel processes that help build support for organizational change and progress.
This certificate focuses on how to develop an understanding of workforce development policies and systems in the United States, and will also develop your skills in the development, management and evaluation of programs for adult education. Upon receiving this certificate, you’ll understand the needs, characteristics and learning styles of the U.S. labor force, and you’ll develop skills in collection, analysis, and interpretation of labor market data and trends as well as an understanding of business models and concepts.
With an adult education certification you will be qualified for the following career/jobs:
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of education, training and library occupations is projected to grow 8 percent from 2014-2024 with 98,000 job openings for training and development specialists becoming available between 2010 and 2020.