M.Sc. On Campus

Experiential Education

Minnesota State University Mankato

12 months
8747 USD/year
5329 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The MS in Experiential Education at Minnesota State University Mankato prepares professionals and educators for effectively and ethically leading, teaching, and facilitating experiential learning for all learners – all ages, all abilities, all cultures, all identities.


Key Features

Graduates serve across the nation and world as leaders in experiential education* as program owners and/or operators, public school and university faculty and staff, and leaders in non-profit or privately-operated organizations.  The program serves as a gateway to career opportunities in project-based, problem/inquiry-based, place-based, service-based, and active learning settings and in outdoor, environmental, and adventure education.Experiential Education at Minnesota State University Mankato is a holistic, interdisciplinary approach to learning, teaching, and leading that integrates direct experience with focused reflection for developing new knowledge, relevant life skills, and socially-conscious dispositions. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Experience and Nature

  • Reflection & Processing for Experiential Learning

  • Experiential Learning and Educational Reform

  • Controversial Issues in Experiential Education

  • Teaching Methods in Experiential Learning

  • Adult Learning Theory

  • Ethics & Leadership

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


34 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the online application. All applications must be completed online.
  • Pay the $40 non-refundable application fee. Applications will not be processed until payment is received.
  •  International applicants must submit the required financial affidavit. Please note that a graduate assistantship most likely will not cover the entire cost of attending Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8747 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8747 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    5329 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5329 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Mankato

900 - 1400 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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