St. Cloud State University

Education

Educational Leadership and Higher Education

Higher Education Administration and Student Affairs

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

Contact

Dr. Steven L McCullar
720 Fourth Avenue
EB B250
St. Cloud, MN 56301

Program Statement

As an established or emerging leader, you'll learn in-depth knowledge of all aspects of university life, preparing you for a lifetime of career success.

You'll be ready for a multitude of positions at colleges and universities worldwide. Plus you further refine your skills in the areas that most interest you.

Our program delivers an engaging and interactive learning experience that accommodates working professionals. You attend classes online, when it is convenient for you.

Online learning offers independence, but that doesn't mean that you're alone. Your instructors are available to answer questions and the University provides online resources to help you succeed. Plus, your classmates will be a source of professional support as you work toward your degree.  

Students come from across the country and around the world. Varied educational and professional backgrounds provide enriching and engaging discussions in which you learn with and from your peers. Gain a professional network and apply the breadth of knowledge immediately to your career.

Graduates have launched and advanced successful careers in a variety of higher education fields, including athletics, academic departments, administration, admissions, advising, career services, financial aid, health services, human resources, residential life, teaching, records and registration, multicultural resource centers, public relations, and student life and development.
 

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

Number of Program Faculty

Full Time: 
5
Adjunct: 
7
Total Program Credit Hours: 
36
Average Time to Degree: 
M 2 years/ D 4.5 years

Visitation Program

No

Requirements

Entrance Exam: 
  • None Required
Assistantship Required: 
No
Assistantship Placement Assistance: 
Yes
Attendance: 
  • Full time
  • Part time
Program Delivery: 
  • Online
Thesis: 
Optional
Comprehensive Exam Required: 
Yes