Arkansas Tech University

College of Education

Student Affairs Administration

Student Affairs Administration

Degrees: 
  • M.S.
Program Emphasis: 
  • Administrative Leadership
  • Student Learning & Development

Contact

Dr. Rene Couture
Tomlinson Hall 109
Russellville, AR 72801

Program Statement

Offering a 36 credit hour practitioner oriented Master of Science degree, the Student Affairs Administration (SAA) department prepares individuals for careers as student affairs generalists in a variety of higher education settings. The SAA graduate program, offered completely online and/or on campus, is committed to the growth and development of students by combining academic preparation, mentorship, and field experience in student affairs.

Students may begin in any term (fall, spring, or summer)

Note on tuition: Students from neighoring states (TX, OK, MO, TN, MS, LA) qualify for Arkansas-in state tuition.
Tuition page: https://www.atu.edu/stuaccts/tuitionfees.php

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

Number of Program Faculty

Full Time: 
3
Adjunct: 
4
Total Program Credit Hours: 
36
Average Time to Degree: 
2 years full-time; 3 years part-time

Visitation Program

No

Requirements

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