Coursework

Higher Education, M.A.

All students must complete all of the higher education core courses. Students in the Higher Education, M.A., General program will fulfill the rest of the required 36 credits with elective courses, preferably in higher education, but you may enroll in courses outside of higher education. Students in the Higher Education, M.A., Student Affairs program are required to take at least five electives in addition to the required courses below.

Required core coursework (12 credit hours)

HED 601: Higher Education in the U.S.
HED 611: Introduction to Statistical Methods
HED 608: The College Student
HED 609: Organization and Administration

Additional required core coursework for full-time cohort only (12 credit hours)

HED 617: Introduction to Student Services
HED 693: Internship (must select 3 credits from pull-down menu)
HED 627: MA Capstone