DeSales University

Division of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

Education

M.Ed in Higher Education

Degrees: 
  • Specialist
Program Emphasis: 
  • Administrative Leadership
  • Student Learning & Development

Contact

Dr. Kelley Romaine Kenney
2755 Station Avenue
Dooling Hall Suite 120
Center Valley, PA 18034

Program Statement

The DeSales University Master of Education in Higher Education program prepares students for entry- and mid-level administration and student services positions in private and public colleges and universities, as well as community colleges and other postsecondary education institutions.  The program offers concentrations in Student Affairs and Higher Education Administration, and can be completed on a part- or full-time basis.

The program is a rigorous, innovative, and highly experiential theory-to-practice program emphasizing Christian humanism and the Salesian values of ethics, social justice, and servant leadership.

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

Number of Program Faculty

Full Time: 
1
Adjunct: 
3
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
Course Schedule: 
  • Day
  • Evening
Thesis: 
No
Comprehensive Exam Required: 
No