Anglia Ruskin University

Faculty of Health, Social Care & Education

Education

MA Student Affairs in Higher Education

Degrees: 
  • M.A.
Program Emphasis: 
  • International Education
  • Student Learning & Development

Program Statement

Designed for those already working in student-facing services, or graduates who are interested in this career path, our innovative Masters degree will develop your expertise, knowledge, skills and experience in this rapidly emerging area of higher education. This course gives you an exciting opportunity to participate in the emerging field of student affairs. You’ll make an important contribution to the development of literature and research relating to student affairs in the UK.  The teaching is delivered in many ways, including discussion, case studies and peer learning. Guest speakers from different universities also contribute, to give you a broad perspective of Student Affairs. There will also be opportunities for optional internship placements here at Anglia Ruskin University as well as at other partner universities and institutions in the UK.

Meets ACPA Commission for Professional Preparation Standards: 
Yes
Meets CAS Standards: 
No

Number of Program Faculty

Full Time: 
5
Total Program Credit Hours: 
180
Average Time to Degree: 
1 year

Visitation Program

Yes

Requirements

Entrance Exam: 
  • None Required
Assistantship Required: 
No
Assistantship Placement Assistance: 
Yes
Attendance: 
  • Full time
  • Part time
Program Delivery: 
  • In-person
  • Hybrid
Course Schedule: 
  • Day
  • Evening
Thesis: 
Yes
Comprehensive Exam Required: 
No