Graduate Certificate in Higher Education & Administration
University of Missouri-Columbia

Program Details

This online graduate certificate in general education enhances the knowledge of those working in higher education. This program also helps those seeking to start a career in this field.

The online general education program focuses on higher education administration, governance, and finance. Learners grasp how to work with students and how a university functions. Other areas of study include:

  • College student cultures and environments
  • Race, gender, and ethnicity
  • Student affairs administration

Designed for professionals at the beginning of their careers or experienced professionals without a graduate degree, the online general education coursework prepares students to work in higher education. Potential areas of employment include housing, diversity programming, leadership, and off-campus engagement.

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Missouri-Columbia is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent