St. Cloud State University

College of Education

Higher Education Administration (Masters)


St. Cloud State UniversitySchool of Graduate Studies720 Fourth Avenue South

Stewart Hall 257

Saint Cloud, MN 56301

United States



Program Information

Degree Offered:

EdD -Higher Education Administration--72 Credits. 540.00 per credit EdD St. Cloud Campus/ 618.00 per credit EdD Twin Cities Graduate Center, M.S. - Higher Education Administration. Plan A (Thesis) 36 Credits. Plan B (Comprehensive Exam) 36 Credits. Plan C (Portfolio) 36 Credits.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The program prepares students for positions in four-year, community, and technical colleges, and universities. Students interested in careers as future higher education administrators or faculty members receive a comprehensive program of study that explores academic affairs, student affairs, and administrative affairs.



International Student Requirements:

In addition to submitting an application, application fee, GRE/GMAT scores if required by program, and 3 letters of recommendation, international students must also submit scores from a language admission exam and financial documentation stating that the student can cover the cost of graduate study. Qualifying language admission exams and required scores are as follows: TOEFL: 550 on the paper exam or 79 on the iBT with no subscore under 17; Michigan Placement Test: 80; IELTS: 6.5.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 36-Masters/ 72-EdD

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 344.74 resident/ 538.86 non-resident USD

In State Tuition (per year): 9170 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 13829 USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999