structured or official forms of academia, sometimes offered in the evening to accommodate the schedules of working adults. Commonly referred to as continuing education.

ADULT EDUCATION: "Many universities and community colleges offer adult education options so that working people may attend classes in the evenings to suit their schedules."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ADULT EDUCATION," in, April 7, 2013, (accessed March 2, 2021).