John Brown University

The Graduate School

MS in Higher Education Leadership



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MS in Higher Education Leadership

Format: Online

Program Description:

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).

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 36

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $495 USD

Classification: Baccalaureate College—General

Locale: Distant Town

Size & Settings: 1,000-2,999

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