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M.Sc. On Campus

Higher Education

Florida State University

12 months
Duration
1110 USD/credit 33300 USD/year
1110 USD/credit 33300 USD/year
479 USD/credit 14370 USD/year
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About

The Florida State University Higher Education Program boasts a long tradition of excellence in preparing students for successful careers in higher education and in disseminating research on higher education policy issues at the national, state, and institutional level.

Overview

The Master of Science (M.S.) degree in Higher Education at Florida State University prepares individuals for careers in administration, management, and leadership in public and private, two-year and four-year colleges, universities, and other institutions.

Learning outcomes 

Coursework and other learning experiences, such as internships and graduate assistantships, add practical experience to the learning process. In general, the curriculum is designed to provide students with appropriate knowledge about the professional field while grounding students in the theoretical framework necessary to guide current and future study and career development in higher education. 

Many courses use practical examples, case studies, and simulations to facilitate theory to practice learning opportunities and applications. Students may choose an emphasis in Student Affairs or General Administration. Students typically secure entry-level positions following graduation.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Student Success in College
  • Higher Education in America: Basic Understandings
  • Diversity in Higher Education
  • Outcomes of Undergraduate Education
  • Practicum in Student Personnel
  • American College Student
  • Capstone in Higher Education
  • Research Methods

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

To complete the process in the Office of Admissions, applicants must submit the following:

  • An official transcript from each college or university attended.
  • Official nationally standardized graduate admission test scores.
  • The residency form, if applicable.
  • Submit official English Proficiency Test Scores if your native language is not English.
  • Determine if the major/program of interest has a different application deadline and/or additional major/program criteria, e.g., research interests, letters of recommendation, personal statement, interviews/portfolios/auditions, or other factors specified by the program.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    33300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1110 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    33300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1110 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    14370 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 479 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Tallahassee

955 - 1345 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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.

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