Wilmington University

College of Education

Programs in Higher Education

M.Ed. in Higher Education

Degrees: 
  • M. Ed.
  • Certificate
Program Emphasis: 
  • Administrative Leadership
  • College Teaching
  • Student Learning & Development

Contact

Dr. Heather Horowitz
31 Reads Way
New Castle, DE 19720

Program Statement

Foundations of Higher Education courses serve as the core of this higher education master’s degree, emphasizing research-based best practices. Students will pick a 15-credit concentration of their choice: Teaching, Student Affairs, or Administration

Each concentration within the MEd in Higher Education features an immersive three-credit field experience that allows you to build partnerships while engaging in supervised leadership experiences.

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

Number of Program Faculty

Full Time: 
1
Adjunct: 
15
Total Program Credit Hours: 
33
Average Time to Degree: 
15-18 months

Visitation Program

No

Requirements

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