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Master of Arts in Higher Education

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Higher Education program prepares students with the skills to make effective and informed administrative decisions.  Students in this program may choose to explore such areas of interest as student affairs, enrollment management, resource management and human resources in public, private and Catholic institutions.  Courses include Organizations and Leadership, Legal and Ethical Issues in Higher Education, Diversity and Multicultural Issues in Higher Education, and Technology and Digital Identity.


  • Undergraduate degree with a GPA of 3.0, or an earned master’s degree with GPA of 3.0
  • Official undergraduate/graduate transcripts
  • Minimum of two years successful teaching experience or its equivalent under a teaching or an appropriate certificate
  • Copy of teaching or school certification
  • One professional reference
  • Personal interview with the Program Coordinator

Accreditation & Licensing

Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)


Online programs and courses are open to residents of all US states except: California and Massachussetts.