Student courses are offered in a blended format for both on campus and virtual students. This program will be especially beneficial for candidates currently working in Student Affairs positions and those seeking positions in a Student Affairs workplace.
Engaged learners will interact via innovative technologies, face-to-face, and hybrid modes of service delivery.
The M.S.E in Higher Education-Student Affairs (HESA) is a 36 credit-hour program. The HESA programs includes:
Culminating portfolio/project and examination
Students typically complete their degree in 18-24 months
Coursework has been designed to promote reflection and critical thinking
You will discover authentic learning experiences with real-life application
The HESA curriculum was developed in consultation with the Council for the Advancement of Standards in Higher Education (CAS) Masters-Level Student Affairs Administration Preparation Programs, as well as the ACPA and NASPA Professional Competency Areas for Student Affairs Practitioners
Must have an earned bachelor's degree and a minimum 3.0 GPA on your last 60 hours of undergraduate study
Valid teaching license
International students with 3-year degrees will be considered on a case-by-case basis by the graduate dean
Successful background check
Two letters of recommendation
Accreditation & Licensing
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
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