Master of Science in Student Affairs in Higher Education
Colorado State University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Student Affairs in Higher Education program prepares students to be professionals with the knowledge to succeed in a broad range of settings on college and university campuses, including financial aid, admissions, student activities, advising, residence life, and many other functional areas.  The curriculum covers topics in student affairs theories, cross-cultural and diversity issues, learning and developmental theory, current issues and practices, and administration functions and services.  Students gain competencies that help them function in administrative capacities and increase their abilities to manage themselves, communicate effectively, and establish healthy and effective working relationships.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

Colorado State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent, Interview

Additional Info

  • A 30-minute telephone interview is required.
  • This program involves a practicum.