Contact Us

Contact Us

Laura Holyoke, Ph.D
Associate Professor

Jean Henscheid, Ph.D
Clinical Assistant Professor

Michael Kroth, Ph.D
Associate Professor

Email: lead@uidaho.edu
Phone: (208) 364-4047

Mailing Address:
University of Idaho
Boise Center
322 E. Front St., Suite 440
Boise, Idaho 83702
AOLL students in discussion at white board

Curriculum

Master's Degree Curriculum and Sequencing

Program Core (21 credits):
AOLL 507 3 cr Future of Education and Work 
AOLL 510 3 cr  Foundations of Human Resource Development 
AOLL 574 3 cr  Adult and Transformational Learning 
AOLL 577 3 cr  Organization Development
AOLL 581 3 cr  Theory, Practice, and Challenges of Leadership
AOLL 583 3 cr  Organizational Leadership 
AOLL 526 3 cr Instructional Design and Curriculum
 Or
 
AOLL 528 3 cr  Program Planning, Development and Evaluation

Electives (Choose 6 credits):
AOLL 560  3 cr  Career Development in Organizations
AOLL 573 3 cr Adult Learners: Foundations and Characteristics
AOLL 575 3 cr Strategies for Facilitating Adult Learning
AOLL 597,598,599 1-6 variable cr Practicum, Internship, Non-thesis research

Research
Non-Thesis Option (3 credits):

AOLL 570  3 cr  Introduction to Research in AOLL 

Comprehensive Exam or Project
Note-Additional credit is not required if the student is enrolled in other coursework at the time of the exam or project.

Thesis Option (12 credits with advisor approval)
ED 571 3 cr  Introduction to Quantitative Research
ED 574 3 cr  Introduction to Qualitative Research
ED 584 3 cr  Intermediate Quantitative Analysis
ED 589 3 cr  Designing and Conducting Qualitative Research
AOLL 500 6 cr  Thesis credits (required) 

Degree Total
A minimum of 30 semester credits for the non-thesis option or a minimum of 36 semester credits for the thesis option is required.  Up to 12 approved credits taken as a non-degree student may be transferred into a graduate program.  Students considering transferring credits into a graduate program must contact the department for early advising.