Oklahoma State University

Education, Health, and Aviation

Higher Education and Student Affairs

College Student Development, Higher Education, and Higher Education Administration

Degrees: 
  • M.S.
Program Emphasis: 
  • Administrative Leadership
  • Student Learning & Development

Contact

Dr. Amber Manning-Ouellette
204 Willard Hall
Stillwater, OK 74078

Program Statement

Oklahoma State University offers three graduate degrees for individuals who desire to concentrate on the study of Higher Education and Student Affairs.

The goal of these programs is to develop advanced scholar-practitioners who effectively lead higher education institutions and engage community partners in solving complex problems. The coursework offers comprehensive exposure to the issues facing higher education today. Within this context, students focus on issues or problems of special interest to them within the realm of higher education administration and/or student affairs.

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

Number of Program Faculty

Full Time: 
4
Adjunct: 
5
Total Program Credit Hours: 
36
Average Time to Degree: 
2 years

Visitation Program

No

Requirements

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