M.Ed. Online

Higher Education Online

Ohio University

24 months
555 USD/credit 8880 USD/year
555 USD/credit 8880 USD/year
536 USD/credit 8576 USD/year
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The M.E. Master’s in Higher Education Online program offered by Ohio University is 100% designed for individuals who wish to advance their knowledge and skills while working within higher education settings. 


The programme

The M.E. Master’s in Higher Education Online program offered by Ohio University provides participants with a broad knowledge of the history, purposes, and contexts of higher education; leadership; organizational dynamics; the learning environment; and research concepts and methods.  It is our intention to help our students:

  • Receive and understand expert knowledge about American Higher Education, including
    • History, purposes, and contexts of Higher Education
    • Higher Education management and leadership
    • Organizational perspectives
    • Teaching and learning
    • Research concepts and methods
  • Translate knowledge into excellent practice
  • Promote the development of opportunity and diversity throughout Higher Education
  • Manage and teach ethically
  • Commit to lifelong professional development

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Higher Education and Student Affairs in the United States
  • College Student Development: Theory with Practice
  • Educational Research Methods
  • Advanced Special Topics: International & Comparative Education
  • Diversity in American Higher Education
  • Organization & Governance of Higher Education

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


32 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed Online Graduate Admissions Application and an application fee of $50
  • Graduate Record Examination is NOT required.
  • Submission of transcripts of bachelor's degree work
  • Autobiographical Sketch/Personal Statement (2-3 pages): The autobiographical sketch provides a sample of your writing. It should tell us about you as an applicant and address important factors in your life journey that have shaped your interest in Higher Education and brought you to apply to this program.
  • Three letters of recommendation.
  • A current resume.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    8880 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 555 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    8880 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 555 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    8576 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 536 USD per credit during 24 months.


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