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Student Affairs Administration in Higher Education

Ball State University

18 months
Duration
21222 USD/year
21222 USD/year
7758 USD/year
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About

Combine classroom learning with practical, hands-on work experience in the Student Affairs Administration in Higher Education program of Ball State University.

Overview

During the Student Affairs Administration in Higher Education program of Ball State University you’ll gain an understanding of the contemporary issues in higher education, and student affairs’ role in helping college students succeed. You’ll learn from dedicated faculty members who are not only scholars in higher education and student affairs but also practicing student affairs administrators.

When you complete this 30-credit program, which is offered by Ball State’s prestigious Teachers College and cosponsored by the Division of Student Affairs, you’ll be prepared to work in a wide range of college and university academic and student support services such as housing and residence life, admissions, student life, career centers, and student center programs.

Combine Theory with Hands-on Experience

We'll help you understand the issues facing college students today and the important role student affairs educators have in enhancing learning both in and out of the classroom.

When you complete this program you’ll understand:

  • The developmental process and needs of college students.
  • Learning and service roles of academic and student services.
  • Contemporary issues in American higher education.
  • How to apply theory to practice.
  • How to apply research, evaluation, and assessment to practice.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Student Affairs Administration

  • Theories of College Student Development: Higher Education Application

  • The American College Student

  • Seminar in Student Affairs Administration

  • Principles and Practices of Student Affairs Administration

  • Practicum in Student Affairs Administration

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National students - Your application and materials are due by  January 21.

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applications are $60 per program. You can pay your application fee (nonrefundable) with Visa, MasterCard, American Express, or Discover. 
  • You must have a bachelor's degree or higher from an institution recognized by a regional accrediting association.
  • You will need to complete the supplemental form as part of your online application. You can access supplemental form(s) within your Applicant Status Portal.
  • Applications are $60 per program.
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Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21222 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21222 USD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    21222 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21222 USD per year during 18 months.
  • In-State

    7758 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7758 USD per year during 18 months.

Living costs for Muncie

876 - 1417 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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