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Higher Education Administration

George Washington University

M.Ed.
12 months
Duration
1825 USD/credit
1825 USD/credit
Unknown
Tuition fee
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About

The Higher Education Administration Master’s Program at George Washington University is designed to provide students with the skills and knowledge for successful work in entry- and mid- career professional positions in institutions of higher education, post-secondary education and other related organizations.

Overview

George Washington University students in the master's program in Higher Education Administration acquire the skills and knowledge needed for success in their chosen field. They undertake coursework, internships and other professional opportunities.

Students participate in active coursework, field-experiences/internships, and other professional opportunities so that they may become engaged and thoughtful practitioners in higher education and student affairs. To prepare students for professional requirements, the master’s program provides two clusters of concentrations in student affairs and general administration (on-campus roles) and in higher education policy and finance.

Students in the master's program in higher education administration acquire the skills and knowledge needed for success in their chosen field. They undertake coursework, internships and other professional opportunities.

Concentrations are available in College Teaching and Academic Leadership; General Administration; Higher Education Finance; Higher Education Policy; International Education; and Student Affairs and Administration.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Foundations of Assessment, Testing, and Measurement in Education
  • Introduction to Student Affairs & Higher Education
  • Administration of Higher Education
  • Master’s Internship in Higher Education Administration
  • Capstone in Higher Education Administration
  • Group and Organizational Theories
  • Legal Problems in Higher Education
  • Higher Education Policy
  • Financing Higher Education
  • Case Studies in Higher Education Administration
  • Regional Studies in International Education
  • Internationalizing U.S. Schools
  • International Experiences
  • Programs and Policies in International Education
  • Strategies and Analysis in International Education
  • Case Studies in Higher Education Administration

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

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.
100
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).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Either the GRE general test or the Miller Analogies Test (institutional code 1047) is required.
  • Two (2) recommendations (preferably one from a faculty member and the other from a professional supervisor)
  • Transcripts are required from all colleges and universities attended, whether or not credit was earned, the program was completed, or the credit appears as transfer credit on another transcript. Unofficial transcripts from all colleges and universities attended should be uploaded to your online application. Official transcripts are required only of applicants who are offered admission.
  • Statement of purpose: In an essay of 250 to 500 words

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1825 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1825 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1825 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1825 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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