Master of Education in Higher Education
American College of Education

Program Details

The online Master of Education in Higher Education focuses on the critical knowledge and skills necessary to lead or serve in academic organizations in the changing global, economic, and technological environment.  The curriculum focuses on evidence-based practice while establishing foundational frameworks in finance, legal, and governmental constraints; management of operations, academics, student affairs, and human resources; assessments and evaluations; and other areas essential to higher education.  Designed to complement professional agendas, an integration of concepts prepares higher education professionals to navigate the complexity of systems influenced by modern societal issues.


  • Bachelor's or highest post-baccalaureate degree earned
  • Minimum GPA 2.75 (4.0 Scale) for full admission
  • Official transcripts from a regionally accredited institution
  • Additional evidence may be required to fulfill state requirements, including but not limited to verification of professional experience, test scores, or an interview

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission