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M.S. in Higher Education

Program Overview

Our Higher Education Master's Degree Program gives students a solid foundation for applying theories of student development and learning to administrative, programming advising, policy-making, and faculty roles on behalf of students from diverse groups at varied institutions of higher education.

Degree Requirement

Our courses and programs activities align with standards and expectations outlined in the Council for Advancement of Standards in Higher Education Master's Level Student Affairs Professional Preparation Programs and ACPA and NASPA Profesional Competency Areas for Student Affairs Practitioners.

Full-time students are required to enroll for a minimum of two years. Part-time students take a minimum of 9 credits/year. 

View the Master's in Higher Education program brochure

Program Contact

Dawn Johnson, Department Chair
Lisa Battalino, Office Coordinator

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