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M.Ed. On Campus

Adult and Higher Education

University of Missouri–St. Louis

18 months
Duration
22298 USD/year
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About

Students of the Adult and Higher Education program from University of Missouri–St. Louis would be eligible for any higher education institutional entry-level position in such areas as Admissions, Residential Life, Financial Aid, & Registrar's Office and could serve as an academic advisor, career placement advisor, etc.

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Overview

Key Features

Each year, millions of people attend higher education institutions. Some students are fresh out of high school, while others may be returning after a long absence. Regardless of the reason, higher education institutions can impact the lives of millions of students each year. To ensure that students are successful, it takes hundreds of staff members at all levels (i.e., entry, mid-level, and upper-level), working together to make students’ experiences a positive one and to assist students in accomplishing their educational goals.

College and university administrators can participate in a number of professional specialties. Today’s colleges and universities are a complex, highly layered management organization with potentially thousands of clients and far reaching influence in the community. This position will be one of the most challenging leadership roles in all of education.

Mid-level positions include coordinator and director in any area of academic or student affairs. Students with a Adult and Higher Education program from University of Missouri–St. Louis could also qualify for upper-level administrative positions at the Associate Dean level in academic or student affairs-related positions or work for the state or federal government as higher education policy analysts and a wide range of other education-related positions. In addition, doctoral students could possibly qualify for a faculty position.

A Challenging Career

Each year, millions of people attend higher education institutions. Some students are fresh out of high school, while others may be returning after a long absence. Higher zducation institutions impact the lives of millions of students each year, and careers in higher education are therefore extremely rewarding to individuals who want to make a difference in their communities.

To ensure that students are successful, it takes hundreds of staff members at all levels (i.e., entry, mid-level, and upper-level), working together to make students’ experiences a positive one and to assist students in accomplishing their educational goals. Higher Education Leadership is a graduate program, and most entry-level positions will require a master's degree or higher.

College and university administrators can participate in a number of professional specialties. Today’s colleges and universities are a complex, highly layered management organization with potentially thousands of clients and far reaching influence in the community. Higher education offers some of the most challenging leadership roles in all of education.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Adult Leaming and Development 
  • Survey of Adult Distance Education
  • Multicultural Issues in Adult Education
  • Assessment in the Adult Classroom 
  • Developing Intercultural Competence
  • Survey of Human Resource Development & Adult Ed
  • Teaching in the Community College

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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
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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.
79

Credits

33 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

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
Start practicing IELTS today!
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.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application form - Refer to the international student application and $40 application fee.
  • Proof of English proficiency
  • Official transcripts - Students in their final year of a bachelor's program should submit transcripts for all semesters completed thus far. Students who have already completed a degree must submit final transcripts and degree certificates.
  • Most graduate programs also require additional materials, including letters of recommendation, writing samples, and/or GRE and GMAT scores. Please review the degree profile for your program to view a complete list of requirements. Note that letters of recommendation must be sent directly from the author - do not send photocopies or scans of recommendations.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22298 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22298 USD per year during 18 months.
  • Local: $511.80 per credit hour
  • National: $1,256.40 per credit hour

Living costs for Saint Louis

1015 - 1530 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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