M.A. On Campus

Higher Education and Student Affairs

Seton Hall University

24 months
1304 USD/credit
1304 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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The M.A. in Higher Education and Student Affairs program offered by Seton Hall University is a two-year program with a minimum of 36 credits required for graduation. Currently, two concentrations are offered: College Student Personnel Affairs and General Administration.


The programme

  • The concentration in Higher Education and Student Affairs  offered by Seton Hall University prepares practitioners for positions in student affairs administration at the post-secondary level. 
  • The concentration in General Administration introduces students to theory, research, policy, and practice related to higher education administration. Combined, the programs support the mission of the higher education programs of preparing students to become competent professionals in higher education administration and management.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Historical Development of American Higher Education
  • American College Student
  • College Student Affairs Administration
  • Organization and Governance in Higher Education
  • Administrative Internship 
  • School Law

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts of course work for undergraduate degree and all other graduate programs
  • Miller Analogies Test (MAT) or Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores for tests taken within five years
  • Statement of professional and personal goals
  • Resume of professional background
  • 2 letters of recommendation
  • A $75 application fee

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1304 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1304 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    1304 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1304 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for South Orange

1702 - 4188 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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