University of Louisville

Online Learning

Master of Arts in Higher Education Administration



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.A. -Higher Education Administration

Format: Hybrid

Program Description:

Advance your career and increase your earning potential with a Master of Arts in Higher Education Administration online degree from the University of Louisville. Our innovative curriculum and award-winning faculty provide an educational experience you won’t find anywhere else.

Specializations include Administration, Policy & Equity, and Teaching & Learning.

Master's in Higher Education Administration - degree value:
-Learn from faculty with distinguished academic credentials, industry experience and a strong commitment to applied research
-Earn your degree in as little as two years
-Interact with other online learners across the globe
-Increase your earning potential and career opportunities

Graduates from the program:

-Know about the historical and philosophical foundations of American higher education
-Understand and can apply administrative skills such as planning, human resource management, finance and budgeting
-Know about the responsibilities and roles of college and university faculty
-Use contemporary methods and technology to conduct and use research relevant to postsecondary administration
-Understand issues of cultural diversity and know about the global context of postsecondary administration

The M.A. in Higher Education is well-suited for those who are already employed in staff or administrative positions in colleges and universities as well as for those seeking employment in higher education. Graduates of the program work in a wide variety of administrative positions in virtually all departments at both public and private 2- and 4-year colleges and universities.
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The University of Louisville is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS).

International Student Requirements:

TOEFL scores

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 36

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 693 USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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