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Higher Education

Pennsylvania State University

M.Ed. On Campus
12 months
Duration
38198 USD/year
38198 USD/year
22464 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The graduate program in Higher Education at Pennsylvania State University has as its goal the preparation of individuals who will pursue careers and exert leadership in postsecondary education as administrators, faculty, or researchers in the nation's colleges and universities and in a variety of public and private agencies and associations in the United States and other nations. 

Overview

With emphasis on the systematic study of higher education, the program builds on the scholarly and scientific disciplines offered throughout the University and applies these studies to the professional functions and responsibilities that its graduates will assume, and to the knowledge of the field of higher education.The Higher Education program is offered at Pennsylvania State University.

Penn State is in the top 1 percent of universities worldwide and has the largest alumni network in the nation. Founded in 1855, the University combines academic rigor with a vibrant campus life as it carries out its mission of teaching, research, and service with pride and focuses on the future throughout Pennsylvania and the world. Granted the highest rating for research universities by the Carnegie Foundation, Penn State teaches students to be leaders with a global perspective.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Pro-Seminar in U.S. Higher Education
  • Foundations in Higher Education and Student Affairs
  • Administrative Leadership in Higher Education
  • College Students and Their Success
  • Research and Assessment in Student Affairs
  • Foundations of Institutional Research

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

Test scores are not required for M.Ed. applicants who have either: 

  • completed three years of full-time professional experience in higher education
  • a Master’s degree in another field
  • completed the Institutional Research Certificate Program at Penn State. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    38198 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 38198 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    38198 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 38198 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    22464 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22464 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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