Central Michigan University

College of Education and Human Services

Department of Educational Leadership

Masters Degree in Higher Education Administration

Degrees: 
  • M.A.
Program Emphasis: 
  • Administrative Leadership

Contact

Dr. Matt R. Johnson
194 East Ojibway Drive
Central Michigan University, EHS 334
Mt. Pleasant, MI 48859

Program Statement

The Master of Arts in Higher Education Administration provides both a theoretical and practical approach to student affairs in higher education systems. Students obtain career experience through required practicum and assistantship opportunities while pursuing their degree. the MA in Higher Education Administration program is most flexible in terms of allowing students to design their own programs in consultation with their advisor. Graduates of the program are prepared to work within all higher educational environments.

Meets ACPA Commission for Professional Preparation Standards: 
Yes
Meets CAS Standards: 
Yes

Number of Program Faculty

Full Time: 
6
Adjunct: 
5
Total Program Credit Hours: 
36
Average Time to Degree: 
2 years

Visitation Program

No

Requirements

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