The MA in Higher Education program is a 36-credit program. All students take the Foundations Core (30 credits) and Electives (6 credits). Contextualized learning, an important facet of the program, is a requirement of participation with 600 hours of related field experience required during each student's tenure.
The FOUNDATIONS CORE consists of 10 required courses (30 credits) that ensure a broad grasp of the history and philosophy of higher education, clear insight into the nature of learning and the learner, and a thorough integration of learning and life.
Two ELECTIVE COURSES (6 credits) are required. Some of these electives are offered more frequently than others.
The program is available the following formats: