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Higher Education Administration

24 months
900 USD/credit 16200 USD/year
900 USD/credit 16200 USD/year
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Higher Education Administration from Madonna University prepares students to make a difference in the educational experience and personal development of diverse student populations. 


Higher Education Administration from Madonna University expands critical thinking, leadership, and management skills needed for successful careers across different functional areas in colleges and universities.  

Advancing foundational understanding, analysis, application, and evaluation of key concepts, principles, and critical issues in the field, HEA integrates theory with real-world, culturally relevant, and evidence-based practices to position its students to proactively address complex issues in higher education and society. 


  • Academic Support
  • Conflict Management
  • Corporate Compliance
  • Enrollment Management
  • Financial Services
  • Health and Wellness
  • Housing and Residence Life
  • Instructional Design
  • Student Success

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Student Development Theory
  • College and University Leadership
  • Organization, Governance, and Administration in Higher Education 
  • Impact of College on Students 
  • Law and Public Policy in Higher Education 
  • Finance and Higher Education
  • Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion 
  • Higher Education Research Project 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Deadlines for applicants transferring in the US:

  • Summer - 01/03
  • Fall - 01/05
  • Winter - 01/11


36 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Two Letters of Professional Recommendation
    • Personal Goal Statement
    • Resume
    • English Proficiency
    • Completed application form.
    • Official (school stamped and sealed) transcripts from all schools attended. 
    • Financial Statement for students needing an F1 visa
    • A copy of your passport photo page. If not available, then a copy of a government issued card that has the legal spelling of your name
    • If currently residing inside the U.S., a copy of your US permanent resident card or VISA

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    16200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 900 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    16200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 900 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Livonia

1000 - 1500 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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