Higher Education Leadership for Changing Populations (MA) Online

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Program Description

Our Master of Arts in Higher Education Leadership for Changing Populations program is designed as a pathway for two types of professionals: those already working in a university setting looking to advance to director-level positions; or those without higher ed experience looking to break into the field. Courses cover a wide range of topics and how they work in tandem including education policy, strategic planning, learning theory and more with optional concentrations in enrollment management or philanthropy. Build the broad knowledge base and expertise of best practices, processes, and regulations needed to be successful in a college or university setting.

Stackable Credentials

Credits earned in the following certificate programs at NDMU can roll seamlessly into our higher education master's degree:

  • Enrollment Management & Marketing
  • Philanthropy

Optional Concentrations

  • Enrollment Management
  • Philanthropy
Last updated Oct 2020

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About the School

We’ve never followed the status quo. From our expert and intimately engaged faculty to our open-minded philosophy and diverse community, our campus is like no other – not by accident, but by design. I ... Read More

We’ve never followed the status quo. From our expert and intimately engaged faculty to our open-minded philosophy and diverse community, our campus is like no other – not by accident, but by design. In 1895, our founders built an institution to open doors for women and knock barriers down – and we’ve been knocking them down since. As society has evolved, so has Notre Dame of Maryland University. NDMU offers certificate, undergraduate, graduate, and Ph.D. programs for women and men in addition to Maryland’s only women’s college. All programs provide a firm foundation in the arts, the sciences, and the deeper question of who you are and what you want to achieve. Because if you’re going to create a better version of the world, you’ll need to become the best version of yourself. That’s always been our founding principle. Read less