Program Overview

Serve as a role model as you work to build programs, impact growth, and retain enrollment within the higher learning environment.

The online Master of Education in Higher Education with an emphasis in college student affairs is designed to prepare you for a professional career in a broad range of higher education settings, whether you are looking to enter the field or advance your present role. This degree also serves as a foundation for a higher ed-related doctorate.

Students can choose from two tracks: 

  • Conflict Resolution
  • Enrollment Management

You will combine faith-based principles with experiential learning that leads to a well-rounded understanding of the higher education landscape, including resource management, legal and ethical considerations, diversity, student development, spiritual formation, and assessment and evaluation.

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    Program Details

    Degree Level: Master

    Delivery Format: 100% Online

    Accelerated Degree: No

    Accreditation & Licensing

    Commission of Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools


    • Transcripts from accredited undergraduate degree
    • GPA 3.0, probationary status may be granted
    • Two letters of recommendation
    • A written purpose statement describing the applicant’s reasons for wishing to enter the higher education program and future career plans
    • Current Resume


    Not approved for residents of Delaware, Kentucky, Massachusetts, North Carolina, Puerto Rico, and Wisconsin.

    School Overview

    Abilene Christian University is a diverse, welcoming, academically rigorous community redefining what it means to be a Christian university in the 21st century. 

    Founded in 1906, ACU is a private, non-profit university affiliated with Churches of Christ and committed to transformative, energized learning. Supported by a faculty of Christian scholars, they prepare undergraduate and graduate students for service and leadership in their personal and professional lives. The faith-based education goes beyond academics. ACU's residential campus offers students a safe place to grow intellectually and spiritually — and to learn to live independently. 

    The University provides both undergraduate and graduate programs in several different schools, including the colleges of Arts and Sciences, Biblical Studies, Education, Business Administration and several graduate schools.


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