Recent and Current Adult Learner Efforts at WSU

  • Credit for Prior Learning Taskforce – will be convened in fall 2014
  • Participation of a university team in the Adult Learner Institute, May 2014
  • Innovation Fund for faculty to develop more online and hybrid courses to serve adult learners
  • Appointment of a faculty liaison to Individualized Studies
  • Ongoing professional development weekend workshops in Rochester that serve nearly 500 students each year
  • Development of an online adult learner orientation program
  • Increased program offerings for adult learners - RN to BSN completion program and new Healthcare Leadership & Administration BAS
  • More scholarships for adult learners