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Masters of Education Higher Education

Program Overview
Curriculum
Faculty and Staff
Prospective Students
Current Students
Alumni and Careers


Program Overview 

The Master of Education, Higher Education program is designed for candidates with an interest in working in administrative positions in institutions of higher education, civic organizations, non-profit organizations, national government organizations, or the social sector. Program coursework provides students with a strong grounding in leadership / management / organizational development with particular attention to the higher education context.

Addressing the growing demand for higher education professionals, the curriculum emphasizes theory, research methods and data analysis, as well as substantive knowledge and skills development in organizational leadership, particularly as it pertains to higher education. Delivered in a convenient online format the M.Ed. Higher Education provides students with a well- rounded foundation in higher education administration, and the ability to personalize the curriculum to meet their needs through elective courses and project / internship experiences.

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Curriculum

The M.Ed. Higher Education program is 45 credit hour program that consists of 10 core courses, two electives courses, an Internship or Capstone Project, and Master's examination. The M.Ed. Higher Education program is offered fully online.  

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Faculty and Staff

The M.Ed. Higher Education faculty is comprised of professors from multiple fields; several professors currently work in higher education administration and can provide first-hand experience education.

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Prospective Students

The M.Ed Higher Education Program welcomes graduate candidates interested in working in higher education and similar fields.

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Current Students

In the pursuit of the M.Ed. Higher Education degree, students complete coursework, work on their internship/project, and prepare for graduation.

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Alumni and Careers

M.Ed. Higher Education graduates go on to do great things!

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