The Higher Education Program offers degrees in three program tracks: Student Affairs, Community College Leadership, and General Administration.
The Program also offers two formats for the degree: standard and cohort. The standard program allows student to enroll in courses full or part-time in any of the tracks, with no specific sequence. With the Master's Cohort in College Student Personnel cohort program, students enroll in a full-time sequence of courses in the student affairs track over a two-year period. They also hold graduate assistant positions in the UNT Division of Student Affairs. Full-time and part-time higher education students in the standard format master's program and the doctoral programs may be considered for graduate assistantships in student affairs and other areas of higher education administration.