Minnesota State University, Mankato

Education

Counseling and Studen Personnel

College Student Affairs

Degrees: 
  • M.S.
  • Ed D.
Program Emphasis: 
  • Student Learning & Development

Contact

Dr. Jacqueline Lewis
107 Armstrong Hall
Mankato, MN 56001

Program Statement

College Student Affairs is a broad program designed to prepare individuals for positions on the college campus in:

Academic Advising
Accessibility Services (or Disability Services)
Admissions
Alumni Development
Career Development
Education Abroad
Financial Aid
First Year Programs
Fraternity & Sorority Life
Gender & Women's Programs
Housing & Residential Life
International Student Programs
Leadership Programs
LGBT+ Centers
Multicultural Centers
Orientation & Family Programs
Service-Learning Programs
Student Activities
Student Affairs Administration
Student Conduct
Student Unions
TRIO & Educational Opportunity Programs
Veteran Services
Wellness Programs

A comprehensive overview of the field of student affairs is offered with the opportunity to gain experience in several areas. Emphasis is placed on the developmental issues confronting college students, the philosophical and multi-disciplinary foundations of student affairs to provide the most effective counseling and student affairs services and interventions for college students.

 

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

Number of Program Faculty

Full Time: 
2
Total Program Credit Hours: 
50
Average Time to Degree: 
Two 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: 
  • Day
  • Evening
Thesis: 
No
Comprehensive Exam Required: 
Yes