Adult Learning

PhD in Educational Studies: Adult Learning and Development Specialization

Gain an advanced degree that will enable you to work with adults in educational settings, and allow you to contribute new knowledge to the field of adult learning.

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Program Director: Adult Learning and Development

Faculty Terry KeeneyTerrence Keeney, program director of the Adult Learning and Development specialization, teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in research methods, lifespan development, cognitive psychology, holistic psychology, and ethics. Previously, he has held faculty and academic administration positions at schools that include University of California, Antioch, Goddard, and Lesley.

Our 2015 PhD Recipients

Lesley University conferred 23 doctoral degrees in 2015. View this year's Graduate School of Education's graduates' dissertation topics.

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