MS in Higher Education Leadership
Format: Campus, Online
Through this MS in Higher Education Leadership program, you will gain an understanding of how organizations work, how to provide leadership to an educational institution and how to implement ethical practices. This degree is ideal for those seeking to become upwardly mobile in the field of education or who are looking at the prospect of a career change.
Not only will the MS in Higher Education Leadership degree provide a solid foundation for doctoral work, but it will also prepare you for a variety of higher education careers, including admissions/financial aid, mid-level college administration, career development services, intercollegiate athletics, ministry programs, residence life, student activities, student leadership and student support services.
John Brown University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission* and is a member of the North Central Association. JBU has also received specialized accreditation for its Graduate Business programs through the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE) in Olathe, Kansas, and is a candidate for accreditation with the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).
To be eligible for any of JBU's graduate degree programs you must have a bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college. US citizens must also submit an application and a $35 non-refundable application fee, official transcripts from all universities attended, graduate recommendation forms from three people (non-family members), a 200-word essay describing your professional plans and reason for seeking acceptance into JBU's Graduate School, immunization records as required by the Arkansas Department of Health for all students, and official exam scores from graduate level entrance exams, if required. An entrance exam is NOT required for graduate business applicants whose undergraduate GPA is 3.0 or above. Applicants whose undergraduate GPA is below 3.0 may take the MAT, GMAT or GRE and must earn a 383 on the MAT, an 1100 on the GMAT or a 1000 on the GRE (if taken before 8/1/11; 300 if taken after 8/1/11). For more information about these requirements, go to our web page.
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Financial Aid Offered: Yes
Classification: Baccalaureate Colleges--General
Institution Sector: Private not-for-profit
Locale: Distant Town
Size & Settings: 1,000 - 4,999