Degree Requirements (36 hours)

The M.Ed. with specialization in Higher Education requires a minimum of 36 credits including electives that are selected from course offerings in Educational Leadership and other disciplines. The program requires students to engage in supervised professional practice, which provides the opportunity to connect theory to practice while working in a community college or university administrative or student support office or program.

Core Courses (30 hours required)

Electives (6 hours required)

500 level (or above) courses selected in consultation with advisor from designations such as:

Exit Requirement

All students must complete either a culminating project or a thesis. All students must take and pass EDL 596 and either EDL 597 or EDL 599. All students must defend either the culminating project or thesis. In the thesis option, students must submit to thesis to the Graduate School.

Link to the 2014-2015 Graduate Catalogue



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