Kent State University

College of Education, Health and Human Services

Higher Education Administration

Higher Education Administration

Degrees: 
  • Ph D.
Program Emphasis: 
  • Administrative Leadership

Contact

Dr. Stephen Thomas
401 White Hall
PO Box 5190
Kent, OH 44242

Program Statement

The Ph.D. in Educational Administration–Higher Education prepares highly effective higher education administrators and staff professionals who possess the skills and competencies required to meet the varied challenges facing two-year, four-year and graduate institutions and communities today, and to help shape educational institutions in the future.

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

Number of Program Faculty

Full Time: 
5
Adjunct: 
6
Total Program Credit Hours: 
54
Average Time to Degree: 
5

Visitation Program

No

Requirements

Entrance Exam: 
  • GRE
Assistantship Required: 
No
Assistantship Placement Assistance: 
No
Attendance: 
  • Full time
  • Part time
Program Delivery: 
  • In-person
  • Online
  • Hybrid
Course Schedule: 
  • Day
  • Evening
Thesis: 
Yes
Comprehensive Exam Required: 
No