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University of Redlands

M.A.
24 months
Duration
730 USD/credit
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Examines the social, cultural and organizational contexts of higher education and develops skills into informed decision making, and professional practice from a social justice perspective. Focuses in organization, leadership, equity, and assessment.

Overview

The higher education master's degree program is designed for people pursuing careers in colleges and universities. The program prepares students to work in postsecondary institutions through exposure to the social, cultural, and organizational contexts of higher education, theories of leadership and student development, and current issues. Students develop the skills to practice informed decision-making in their roles as higher education professionals and the program embraces a social justice perspective to professional practice. The program also provides a solid foundation for students wishing to pursue doctoral work.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Inquiry I: Introduction to Quantitative Research
  • Community College Today
  • Topics in Higher Education
  • Higher Education in the United States: Contexts and Populations
  • Evaluation and Assessment: Enhancing Program Effectiveness and Student Learning
  • Higher Education Law
  • Organization Theory and Management in Higher Education
  • Introduction to College Student 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 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.
3

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.
80
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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application
  • Evidence of a bachelor's degree from a regionally-accredited institution
  • Evidence of a 3.0 undergraduate GPA or an approved petition
  • One (1) official transcript issued by the Registrar of each institution attended, sent directly to the Office of Graduate and Professional Enrollment. 
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation from faculty or professionals who know your work
  • Personal Statement: Essay of 500 words describing personal experience and interests in relationship to higher education and/or student affairs. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    730 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 730 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    730 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 730 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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