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Student Affairs Higher Education Administration

Wright State University

M.Ed.
12 months
Duration
12143 USD/credit
12143 USD/credit
7149 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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About

The Student Affairs Higher Education Administration program from Wright State University provides education for individuals interested in professional careers in student affairs. The emphasis of this program is on the administrative perspective of student services and supports student development. 

Overview

The Student Affairs Higher Education Administration program from Wright State University offers graduate students opportunities for involvement in a variety of areas while they are pursuing their master's degree. Practicum, internships, and graduate assistantships are designed to complement the academic course work and provide opportunities for practical application. Assistantships are not required but highly recommended for students to pursue.

Graduate students in our program represent gender and racial diversity, geographical spread, and a significant number of different undergraduate academic disciplines. Candidates have been active in student government, residential services, Greek life, and campus recreation, and others have worked full time in various campus offices. Demand for graduates of the Student Affairs in Higher Education program has been strong.

Mission 

The primary mission of this program is to prepare students for leadership roles in higher education student affairs. Integrating theory and practice, maintaining strong interdisciplinary relationships, fostering high-quality research, and sponsoring activities that enhance the development of professionals are high priorities of the program.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Student Affairs in Higher Education
  • Student Development Theory
  • Research Methods for Leadership
  • Program Evaluation and Assessment in SAHE
  • Finance & Budget Mgt in Higher Edu/Student Affairs
  • Law of Higher Education
  • Diversity Issues

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

35 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.7
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required

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.
79
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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 2.7 cumulative undergrad GPA (or 2.5 cumulative undergraduate GPA with a 3.0 or better GPA for the last half of the undergraduate program)
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher on any previous graduate work
  • Graduate Record Exam (GRE) or Miller Analogies Test (MAT) scores in the 50th percentile or higher

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12143 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12143 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    12143 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12143 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    7149 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7149 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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