MA Higher Education

General

Program Description

The Master of Arts in Higher Education prepares passionate higher education professionals looking to advance their careers with a graduate degree in leadership and administration positions.

Founded in 1939

Traditional, not-for-profit institution where every student is supported by an advisor dedicated to their academic needs.

100% Online

Complete coursework anywhere, anytime without ever having to visit campus.

Convenience

Designed for working adults like you to maintain a healthy work/life balance.

7-week courses

There are 6 start points each year. The next start date is 8/29/2016.

Valued Community

Build strong relationships through collaboration with faculty and students alike.

Finish in 12 months

Complete a program in one year if attending full time, or two years if attending part-time.

A Quality Education

A respected degree at an affordable price. Earn your M.A. in Higher Education for less than the cost of other online programs.

Program Requirements & Course Details

36 Credit Program

Curriculum and Course Details

  • ED 524 History and Current Issues in Higher Education (3 credits)
  • ED 532 Legal and Ethical Issues in Higher Education (3 credits)
  • ED 531 Diversity and Multicultural Issues in Higher Education (3 credits)
  • ED 506 Technology and Digital Identity (3 credits)
  • ED 507 Student Affairs (3 credits)
  • ED 511 Organizations and Leadership (3 credits)
  • ED 512 College Student Development in the 21st Century (3 credits)
  • ED 609 Assessment and Institutional Research (3 credits)
  • ED 586 Resource Management in Higher Education (3 credits)
  • ED 617 Enrollment Management: Access and Retention (3 credits)

Capstone Courses (6 credits):

  • ED 604 Capstone Internship 150 hours (3 credits)
  • ED 618 Seminar in Higher Education (3 credits)
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About the School

Caldwell University is a not-for-profit Catholic university founded in 1939. Inspired by St. Dominic and the Catholic heritage, it makes a difference in the lives of students and prepares them through ... Read More

Caldwell University is a not-for-profit Catholic university founded in 1939. Inspired by St. Dominic and the Catholic heritage, it makes a difference in the lives of students and prepares them through the liberal arts and professional studies to think critically, pursue truth, and contribute to a just society. Read less