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Student Services in Higher Education, M.A.

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About

  • It is delivered by practitioners and academics in the Education team who have specialist knowledge and experience of working in a range of educational settings such as schools, post-16 educational settings, and further and higher education. Your studies will include examining the developing child and young person, considering how policy impacts on current provision and practice, pedagogy, special educational needs and disability (SEND) and exploring how and where education takes place. You will also complete a module designed to boost your graduate employability skills.
  • Through the second and third year, you will have the opportunity to develop your research skills when you plan for and complete a piece of independent research in an area of education which interests you. The programme will enable you to study how people’s education and their educational experiences develop from childhood through to adulthood. The programme has a focus on the importance of lifelong learning.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Introduction to Educational Research
  • Philosophical Foundations of Education
  • Adult Learning and Development
  • Capstone in Education
  • Program Development
  • Effective Teams and Groups
  • Legal Issues in Student Affairs
  • Leadership and Administration in Student Affairs
  • Practicum in Student Affairs
  • The College Environment
  • Professional Seminar in Student Affairs
  • Counseling Techniques in Higher Education 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    83

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

    Schedule TOEFL®
  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    56

    PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

Academic Requirements

  • Completed Application for Admission.
  • $20.00 Application Fee - (If application is submitted after February 1st) To pay online click here.
  • High School Transcript - Must reflect grades for all classes completed by time of application.
  • SAT and/or ACT scores. (An official report must be received from the testing center. You can request your score be sent to UIW by listing our code when you register for the exam. Our code for the SAT is 6303, and ACT is 4106).
  • G.E.D. scores (if applicable). If you have achieved the General Equivalency Diploma, an official score report must be submitted.
  • AP/Achievement or CLEP Test Score (if taken)
  • Dual credit transcripts (if taken).

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    940 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 940 USD per credit and a duration of  .
  • National Applies to you

    940 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 940 USD per credit and a duration of  .
  • In-State Applies to you

    940 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 940 USD per credit and a duration of  .
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Living costs for San Antonio

  • 972 - 1510 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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