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M.A. On Campus

College Student Development and Administration

Shepherd University

12 months
Duration
6453 USD/year
6453 USD/year
4365 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The M.A. in College Student Development and Administration at Shepherd University is a 36-credit-hour program for those who have completed a bachelor’s degree and are interested in pursuing or advancing a career in student affairs or enrollment management.

Overview

Key Features 

  • The College Student Development and Administration program at Shepherd University combines courses in student development theory, assessment, and research methodologies with required practicum experiences at both two- and four-year institutions.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Higher Education Administration and Legal Accountability
  • Evaluation and Assessment Techniques 
  • Student Development Theory
  • Social Justice in Higher Education 
  • Helping and Advising
  • The Higher Education Student

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Entrants must have completed a bachelor’s degree with a 2.75 GPA in all undergraduate work.
  • Satisfy and/or meet any and all additional admission requirements of the program where admission is being sought.
  • Response to essay question: What do you hope to do with a master’s degree in College Student Development and Administration? (max. 500 words)
  • Writing Sample: 5-7 pages of a previously written research paper OR submit a 5-7 page research paper discussing a current trend in higher education.
  • Reference letter from a faculty member answering the following question: How is this student prepared for the rigor of graduate school, specifically addressing oral and written communication skills? (Optional)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6453 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6453 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    6453 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6453 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    4365 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4365 USD per year during 12 months.

Funding

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