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Master of Education / Higher Education

Program Details

The online Master of Education in Higher Education program is designed for students with an interest in educational administrative positions in higher education, civic organizations, non-profit organizations, national government organizations, or the social sector.  Coursework provides a strong grounding in leadership, management, and organizational development.  The curriculum emphasizes theory, research methods, and data analysis, as well as substantive knowledge and skills development in organizational leadership, especially as it pertains to higher education.


  • Statement of Educational and Professional Objectives
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Official transcripts from all colleges/universities attended
  • 3.0 GPA or above on the last 90 quarter credits/60 semester credits
  • Resume

Accreditation & Licensing

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities


Central Washington University is not authorized to deliver online courses and online programs to students residing in Alabama, Arkansas, Iowa, Kansas, Maryland, Minnesota, and Missouri.