Master of Arts in Higher Education
Appalachian State University

Program Details

The online MA in Higher Education degree program focuses on the latest strategies and technologies that promote student success at universities, colleges and lifelong learning institutions.  The curriculum prepares students to be informed, thoughtful, creative, and effective leaders as they advance their careers through an integration of research, theory, and practice.

Students may choose between three tracks to customize their learning experience:

  • Community College and University Leadership
  • Adult and Developmental Education
  • College Teaching

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Appalachian State University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)