M.Ed. Online Blended

Higher Education

Dallas Baptist University

12 months
1177 USD/credit 42372 USD/year
1177 USD/credit 42372 USD/year
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The Master of Education in Higher Education is a 36-hour, non-thesis degree program at Dallas Baptist University that is designed to provide an advanced understanding of the skills necessary to lead on a college or university campus and support the implementation of the institution’s mission and vision.


Students choose from either the Administration Track or an Instructional Track. The Administration Track has a 24-hour core curriculum plus a 12-hour concentration in one of the following: Community College Leadership, Distance Learning Specialization, Interdisciplinary Studies, Leadership Studies, or Student Affairs.

The Instructional Track has an 18-hour core curriculum, along with an 18-hour Instructional Field Concentration. This Higher Education degree from Dallas Baptist University is for professionals who wish to obtain a master’s degree to teach at the undergraduate level. The Instructional Track is designed to help leaders gain both the content knowledge and the credentials they need for teaching or advising college students.

More than an Education

Course Convenience: Online Courses, Hybrid Courses (Classroom and Online), Evening and Weekend Courses. Explore the option to earn your M.Ed. in Higher Education completely online!

Graduates in the M.Ed. in Higher Education program stand out as leaders among their peers in a variety of positions within post-secondary institutions. Drawing on their Christ-centered, inter-disciplinary foundation, they are exceptionally trained to make a significant contribution in fields ranging from administration, student personnel work, university development/advancement, or teaching on the college level.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • College and University Administration

  • Legal Aspects and Finance in Higher Education
  • Access and Equity in Higher Education
  • Practicum in Higher Education (S-L)
  • Research Methods in Higher Education
  • History and Philosophy of Higher Education
  • Teaching, Learning, and Student Development

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 SCH


Blended, Online

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Evidence of sound moral character and compatibility with DBU's mission
  • A likelihood of academic success as demonstrated by a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale in all previous course work
  • Two letters of recommendation from non-family members
  • A current professional résumé

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    42372 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1177 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    42372 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1177 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Dallas

1140 - 1925 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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