Master of Arts in Higher Education Administration & Leadership
Adams State University

Program Details

The Master of Arts in Higher Education Administration and Leadership program offers cohort-based, experiential learning in an online environment.  This online education administration degree prepares students to become leaders in higher education.  The curriculum focuses on cultural diversity, cultural needs, and learning style differences, especially among individuals affiliated with Hispanic Serving Institutions and other Minority Serving Institutions.  Courses may include Historical/Contemporary Issues, Leadership in Minority Serving Institutions, Finance/Budgeting in Higher Education, and Politics/Policy in Higher Education. 

This online higher education degree is highly flexible to accommodate the needs of a working professional.

% Online

Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Adams State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

Residency Requirement:

  • Two-day orientation/training residency at Adams State prior to the beginning of courses
  • Two-day Leadership Summit Residency at the end of the first year

Must currently hold a position within an institution of higher education