The MS in Experiential Education program prepares educators and professionals for effectively and ethically leading, teaching, and facilitating experiential learning for ALL learners - all ages, all abilities, all cultures, all identities.
The MS in Experiential Education is a gateway to leadership opportunities in project-based, problem/inquiry-based, place-based, service-based, and active learning settings and organizations, and in outdoor, environmental, and adventure education.
Our graduates are among the nation’s leaders as program operators or managers, PK-12 school and university faculty and staff, corporate trainers, and leaders in non-profit or privately-operated organizations.
Follow your passion. Take control of your future. Add "Experiential Educator" to your credentials by joining our MS in Experiential Education program today.
“The Ex Ed program gave me a great balance of practical and theoretical knowledge which informs decisions I make when developing and implementing programming.”
“The Ex Ed program solidified my views of education and added depth to my understanding of how to use experience to improve student outcomes.”
“It was through the Ex Ed program where I learned... how the incorporation of progressive education models could benefit both students and teachers.”
“Ex Ed has been a vital foundation of my career. I've held one job since receiving my MS in Ex Ed and that job is totally founded on that degree.”
Experiential Education is a holistic, interdisciplinary approach to learning, teaching, and leading that integrates direct experience with focused reflection for developing new knowledge, relevant life skills, and socially-conscious dispositions.