MS HighEd – Higher Education Leadership and Administration
Capella University

Program Details

Broaden your expertise and be well prepared to work in the post-secondary environment with this online MS in Higher Education Leadership & Administration. At Capella, you’ll study contemporary theory, alongside best practices concerning the business aspects of running a college. Curriculum includes a capstone project alongside coursework such as:

  • Leadership in Higher Education
  • History, Issues, and Trends in Higher Education
  • Financial Management and Institutional Development

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Capella University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

  • Higher Learning Commission:, 800.621.7440 
  • Capella University, Capella Tower, 225 South Sixth Street, Ninth Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55402, 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552),

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

Capella University's Educator Preparation Provider (EPP) is accredited based on the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) Standards through 2024.