Wright State University

College of Education and Human Services

Leadership Studies in Education and Organizations

Student Affairs in Higher Education

Degrees: 
  • M.A.
  • Certificate
Program Emphasis: 
  • Administrative Leadership
  • International Education
  • Student Learning & Development

Contact

Dr. Carol Patitu
3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy
Allyn Hall 490
Dayton, OH 45435

Program Statement

Our program offers the possibility to pursue a M.A. or M.Ed. and combines academic course work with practical experience to aid our students in the career of student affairs.  Students can select concentration options including Sports Management, Career Services/ Academic Advising, International Services or an individualized path of study based on the core curriculum.  Additionally, students have the possibility to obtain a graduate assistantship for financial support. Applications completed by December 1 will be given first consideration. Applications completed after December 1 will be considered on a space available basis. An entrance exam (GRE or MAT) is required only for those with less than a 3.0 GPA.

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

Number of Program Faculty

Full Time: 
3
Adjunct: 
11
Total Program Credit Hours: 
43
Average Time to Degree: 
2 years

Visitation Program

Yes

Requirements

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