Master of Science in Higher Education Administration
Duquesne University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Higher Education Administration program is designed to allow students to tailor the program for their professional goals or to prepare for doctoral study and prepares students to confidently and effectively make a difference in classrooms, school districts, and communities.  The program is beneficial to professionals in all areas of a university, including enrollment management, admissions, development, management and business, marketing and communication, educational technology, and facilities management.  Graduates carry a broad, holistic understanding of university structures and operational areas, along with the ability to identify and analyze problems, craft data-driven solutions, and cast vision for future practice.


  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university
  • 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA or 3.0 GPA on most recent 48 credits
  • Official transcripts
  • Statement of intent

School Accreditation Statement

Duquesne University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) — an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.