Concordia University-Portland

MEd in Higher Education Adminstration

Address:

2811 NE Holman Street

Portland, OR 97211

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MEd in Higher Education Adminstration

Format: Online

Program Description:

This program offers a comprehensive understanding of current practices, issues, and trends in higher education. Topics covered range from leadership development and accreditation procedures to legal aspects of managing in college and university settings. Through coursework, you will develop an understanding of theories pertinent to adult development, student learning and student affairs in order to promote innovative solutions for higher education. You’ll also learn strategies for building consensus, creating change, embracing diversity, and influencing beneficial outcomes for students, communities, and higher learning institutions.

The MEd in Higher Education Administration  offers a comprehensive understanding of current practices, issues, and trends in higher education. Topics covered range from leadership development and accreditation procedures to legal aspects of managing postsecondary education settings. Through coursework, you will develop an understanding of theories pertinent to adult development, student learning and student affairs in order to promote innovative solutions for colleges and universities. You’ll also learn strategies for building consensus, creating change, embracing diversity, and influencing beneficial outcomes for students, communities, and higher learning institutions.

This program offers relevant curricula designed and taught by an engaging faculty with experience in the field. Our five-week classes can be accessed completely online—anytime, anywhere. That convenience paired with clearly defined coursework and realistic deadlines are what make our degree programs doable and ideal for your busy working lifestyle. Complete your MEd program in just one year, with built-in breaks. 


Accredited, nonprofit, and faith-based, Concordia University–Portland is one of the largest and most respected names in education today. When you join Concordia University's College of Education, you join a growing network of high-impact education professionals—already 20,000 strong. Our graduates stand out with the skills, integrity, and compassion necessary to meet rapidly changing needs of students. Together, we’re making an impact in education.

Accreditation:

Concordia University is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities, is affiliated with the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod, and is a member of the Concordia University System.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Special Focus Four-Year: Other Special Focus Institutions

Loans Offered: Loans may be available. Applicants may apply by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999

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