Master of Education in Higher Education Administration
Catalog/Requirements: M.Ed. in Higher Education Administration
Our M.Ed. in Higher Education Administration is well-suited for those who are seeking employment in higher education or already work in the education sector. Our program is one year during which you will gain the skills and knowledge required to fill leadership roles in a broad range of administrative positions in higher education, public or private, two or four-year schools.
This program focuses on a global view of higher education administration, which will prepare you for addressing the most critical and relevant issues faced in higher education today. You will gain knowledge in governance, organization, leadership, student affairs, enrollment management, finance, and the law.
The Higher Education Administration M. Ed. is thirty (30) semester hours and some courses may be taken on the weekend or evening. Contact the program coordinator for more information regarding class flexibility.
An essay is required for admissions, find more about the admissions process and essay.
ON-CAMPUS COURSE DATES
|2019–2020 M.Ed. Higher Education Program Schedule|
|2020–2021 M.Ed. Higher Education Program Schedule|
The curriculum for the Higher Education Administration program is designed to impart the essential knowledge necessary for professional advancement throughout a variety of administrative positions and departments.
The breadth of our courses will equip you to be a competent and confident leader across many departments at the institution of your choosing, and a strong understanding of how all areas work together for the success of an institution.
The Columbia College Difference
Our faculty members are all practicing administrators that bring a wealth of active, current, and professional experience to the classroom. Faculty experience will ensure that your assignments are practical, your discussions explore real-world college issues, and your knowledge gained will give you an understanding of how an administrator’s decisions impact the institution and lives of its students.
Your Enrollment Option
- Take classes with a cohort on select weekends
- Courses begin in the fall and wrap up in the summer