The Higher Education and Student Affairs degree at University of San Francisco combines a rigorous academic curriculum with practicum experiences in various areas of student life. Every HESA course is infused with an examination of equity and a passion for social justice. Class conversations and coursework focus on improving access to higher education for first generation and low-income students.
Graduates with Higher Education and Student Affairs from University of San Francisco will be able to:
- Situate contemporary issues of access, equity, and oppression in higher education within a broader framework of social inequality.
- Contextualize and critically analyze experiences and challenges facing marginalized students across higher education contexts.
- Develop a professional orientation that integrates theoretical frameworks, student affairs practice, and lived experience.
- Advocate for social justice to transform spaces within higher education to enact more equitable outcomes for all students.
- Academic and Student Affairs
- Organization and Leadership
- American Institutions of Higher Education
- Race, Diversity and Higher Education
- Campus Environments and Cultures
- Student Development in College
- Social and Cultural Theoretical Foundations in Higher Education
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
DisciplinesEducation Management, Organisation & Leadership View 4121 other Masters in Education in United States
- Certification of Finances
- Bachelor's and/or Masters' degrees from a regionally accredited institution.
- Proof of English Language Proficiency
- Transcript (Academic Record) from each university or college attended
- Statement of Purpose
- Resume or CV
- Two Letters of Recommendation
- Recommended GPA of 2.75
International36750 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1225 USD per credit during 12 months.
National36750 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1225 USD per credit during 12 months.
Living costs for San Francisco
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