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Higher Education Administration and Leadership (Blended)

Royal Roads University

Postgraduate Diploma Blended
12 months
Duration
17422 CAD/year
14066 CAD/year
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About

For students interested in developing their capacity to influence change and create an environment that facilitates student learning, but are not able to pursue a full master’s level course load at this time, the Higher Education Administration and Leadership (Blended) program at the Royal Roads University is an ideal solution. 

Overview

The Higher Education Administration and Leadership (Blended) program at the Royal Roads University is delivered through our blended learning model, comprised of four online courses with a mandatory two-week, on-campus residency.

This diploma program was created to enable current or aspiring leaders interested in developing their leadership ability to advance their higher education skills and knowledge and effectively influence change while supporting growth in student learning. For leaders seeking to develop their plans for internationalization, the specialization in International Education is available.

Outcomes

Once you’ve completed the Graduate Diploma in Higher Education Administration and Leadership, you will have demonstrated competency across a variety of essential leadership requirements. 

Your awareness and understanding of core educational improvement concepts and research requirements will enable you to address current concerns, challenges, and opportunities relevant to institutional growth and facilitating student achievement.

Working with a cohort of colleagues from across Canada and the globe you will have the opportunity and resources to further develop your skills to communicate effectively and professionally.  You will be exposed to different theories and approaches that inform leadership and you will reflect on your own leadership abilities.

If you opt to complete the Systems Leadership stream you will complete the program having learned to use a systems thinking approach effectively to lead a team and to affect change within an institution.  

If you opt to complete the International Education stream you will have had the opportunity to develop your knowledge of working within an international context and how to successfully apply key  business skills for the effective development and sustainability of international education initiatives.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Academic Integrity
  • The Link
  • Higher Education Leadership in Times of Change
  • Approaches to Educational Research in Higher Education
  • Global and National Perspectives on Higher Education
  • Global Perspectives on International Education

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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.
88
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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Credits

18 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

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

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.
88
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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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Four year (or comparable) undergraduate degree from a recognized post-secondary institution
  • Minimum of 3 years of paid work experience within the higher education sector, including some leadership* experience

Tuition Fee

  • International

    17422 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17422 CAD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    14066 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14066 CAD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.

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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