Program Overview

McKendree University's Masters of Arts in Education/Higher Education Administrative Services is designed as a way for individuals in the field of education to significantly accelerate their career path.  It is also for those looking to transition from another career path to a career in education administration.

This program is offered entirely online.  It consists of 12 three-credit courses taught in an executive format.  The courses are practical in nature and include applicable knowledge that students will be able to use every day in their careers.  Courses are taught by distinguished faculty members, all of whom have years of practical experience as administrators across the country.  

Upon completion, students will be qualified to work in many key areas of higher education management, including: Admission, Financial Aid, Student Affairs, Academic Records, Human Resources, Institutional Research,  and Information Technology.

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    Program Details

    Degree Level: Master

    Delivery Format: 100% Online

    Accelerated Degree:

    Accreditation & Licensing

    North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission


    Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA on a four-point scale in undergraduate studies. Applicants with a GPA below 3.0 may be conditionally admitted.

    School Overview

    McKendree University is a four-year private school located in Lebanon, Illinois. The school was formed by pioneer Methodists and is still affiliated with the United Methodist Church. Established in 1828, McKendree University is the oldest college in Illinois.

    McKendree University offers certificates of completion, associate’s degrees, bachelor’s degrees, master’s degrees, and doctor’s degrees. McKendree University is made up of the following academic schools:

    • College of Arts and Science
    • School of Business
    • School of Nursing and Health Professions
    • School of Education

    Classes are offered during the daytime, evening, and weekend. McKendree University offers online bachelor's and master's degree programs. Online classes begin every 8 weeks. All courses are designed by our campus faculty and pass a rigorous review of their peers.


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