Concordia University Wisconsin

Education

School of Education

Student Personnel Administration in Higher Education

Degrees: 
  • M.S.
Program Emphasis: 
  • Administrative Leadership
  • Adult Education
  • Community College Leadership
  • International Education
  • Student Learning & Development

Contact

Mrs. Amber R Schiessl
12800 N. Lake Shore Dr
Mequon, WI 53097

Program Statement

CUW’s MS in Student Personnel Administration in Higher Education prepares school administrators to bring a faith-based approach to their positions as assistant deans and deans in admission, resident life, student activities, academic advising, diversity and campus ministry.

In our SPAHE program you will:

  • Learn from your peers
  • Study the basics of student affairs administration
  • Strengthen servant-leadership skills
  • Learn how generational, social, racial, ethnic, and religious diversity impacts the campus environment
  • Understand the legal issues that arise between public and private institutions and their governing boards, administrators, faculty, student affairs staff, and governmental bodies
  • Explore higher education law, the role of law on campus, and the relationship between the law and the work in student affairs and athletics

Our program offers two tracks:

Administration
Athletic administration

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

Visitation Program

Yes

Requirements

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