Master of Arts (MA) in Higher Education in North America

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Higher Education

An MA or Master of Arts degree is obtained by students after completing a one- to two-year program studying History, English or other fine arts or humanities subjects. MA studies are most often a mix of research and coursework.

There are a wealth of higher education programs to choose from based on your interests and goals. Costs of higher education will vary depending upon the learning institution chosen and your planned program of study.

The United States of America is located on the continent of North America. It is the third largest country by size in the world. It has a relatively short history compared to other world nations, has one of the world's largest economies, and has one of the world's most diverse populations.

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Master of Arts in Higher Education Administration and Leadership

Royal Roads University
Online & Campus Combined Full time 2 years June 2019 Canada Victoria

The Master of Arts in Higher Education Administration and Leadership is a two-year, 33-credit program that provides graduates with the knowledge and skills necessary to provide effective leadership within complex and changing higher educational environments. This program is designed for higher education administrators and leaders looking to advance their understanding and application of systems thinking, leadership theory, higher education literature and research, critical thinking, strategic planning and leading meaningful change. [+]

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The Master of Arts in Higher Education Administration and Leadership is a two-year, 33-credit program that provides graduates with the knowledge and skills necessary to provide effective leadership within complex and changing higher educational environments. This program is designed for higher education administrators and leaders looking to advance their understanding and application of systems thinking, leadership theory, higher education literature and research, critical thinking, strategic planning and leading meaningful change.

The program includes a Specialization in International Education for those students who wish to focus on leadership in international education contexts. The program offers the option of completing a research paper (secondary research) or a thesis (primary research). Students have to apply and be approved for the thesis route.... [-]


Master of Arts in Higher Education Administration (MA)

William Paterson University of New Jersey
Campus Part time 2 years September 2019 USA Wayne

The Master's degree in Higher Education Administration at William Paterson University is an advanced and in-depth study of the history, structure, organization, and administration of colleges and universities in the United States. The program is designed to enhance the professional and career development of current and future managers, leaders and executives within institutions of higher education. [+]

Master of Arts in Higher Education Administration (MA)

The Master's degree in Higher Education Administration at William Paterson University is an advanced and in-depth study of the history, structure, organization and administration of colleges and universities in the United States. The program is designed to enhance the professional and career development of current and future managers, leaders and executives within institutions of higher education. The program includes four specialized concentrations: Student Development, Leadership Studies, Academic Administration, and Assessment & Planning. The concentrations offered in the 2015-2016 academic year are Student Development and Leadership Studies.... [-]


Master of Arts: Student Personnel Services in Higher Education

Eastern Kentucky University
Campus Full time September 2019 USA Richmond

Who Would be Interested in This Program? Persons interested in college: admission, scholarship administration, recruiting, housing and other non-academic student personnel activities would be interested in this program. [+]

Degree Options Student Personnel Services in Higher Education Who Would be Interested in This Program?

Persons interested in college: admission, scholarship administration, recruiting, housing and other non-academic student personnel activities would be interested in this program.

What Are the Requirements to be Admitted to the Program? Candidates must have earned an overall 3.0 undergraduate GPA or a 3.0 in the last 60 hours completed. If candidates do not have a 3.0 in GPA in their undergraduate degree or in their last 60 hours, then they may submit scores on the GRE/MAT which can be considered in granting admission. Applicants with cumulative undergraduate GPAs of 3.0 or higher, or 3.0 or higher in their last 60 hours of undergraduate work and/or an earned master’s degree are exempt from the GRE/MAT requirement. Where Are Recent Graduates of the Program Employed? Area colleges and universities [-]

MA Higher Education

Caldwell University Online
Online Part time 12 months September 2019 USA Caldwell

The Master of Arts in Higher Education prepares passionate higher education professionals looking to advance their careers with a graduate degree in leadership and administration positions.

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The Master of Arts in Higher Education prepares passionate higher education professionals looking to advance their careers with a graduate degree in leadership and administration positions.

Founded in 1939

Traditional, not-for-profit institution where every student is supported by an advisor dedicated to their academic needs.

100% Online

Complete coursework anywhere, anytime without ever having to visit campus.

Convenience

Designed for working adults like you to maintain a healthy work/life balance.

7-week courses

There are 6 start points each year. The next start date is 8/29/2016.

Valued Community

Build strong relationships through collaboration with faculty and students alike.... [-]