Pennsylvania State University

College of Education

Higher Education


509R Business Administration Building

University Park, PA 16802

United States





Program Information

Degree Offered:

D.Ed.; Ph.D., M.Ed.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The graduate program in Higher Education has as its goal the preparation of individuals who will pursue careers and exert leadership in postsecondary education as administrators, faculty, or researchers in the nation's colleges and universities and in a variety of public and private agencies and associations in the United States and other nations. The program is concerned with four broad areas of higher education study and with three areas of special emphasis: academic programs and evaluation, organization and administration, and perspectives on higher education policy and practice.


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Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 40,000+