The curriculum closely follows the ACPA/NASPA Professional Competencies as well as the CAS Standards for graduate professional preparation.
Typical applicants have been actively involved as undergraduates in student organizations and leadership or in paraprofessional positions such as resident assistants, orientation leaders, and campus tour guides. They are seeking entry-level professional positions in student affairs in higher education.
University of North Carolina Greensboro Student Affairs Administration in Higher Education students gain excellent theory-to-practice experience through graduate assistantships at institutions including UNCG, Salem College, Wake Forest University, Guilford College, Winston-Salem State University, and the UNC School of the Arts. In addition, students complete a 150-hour internship in another position, frequently through the ACUHO-I, NODA, NACA, or ACUI summer internship programs or through a self-design internship. The job placement rate for graduates is has averaged out over the years to be approximately 90% or more within 6 months of graduation.
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- Student Development Theory in Higher Education
- Effects of College on Students
- Organization and Administration of Student Affair in Higher Education
- Leadership in Higher Education
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , International
International applicants are strongly encouraged to submit their application one month prior to the posted departmental deadline.
DisciplinesEducation Public Administration View 514 other Masters in Public Administration in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Successful applicants to the program typically have a 3.2 or higher undergraduate GPA, and prior related experiences. SAAHE no longer requires GRE scores as part of its application process; however, if applicants have taken the GREs and wish to submit their scores, they may do so but this will not impact admissions decisions.
International1715 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1715 USD per credit during 24 months.
National1715 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1715 USD per credit during 24 months.
In-State653 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 653 USD per credit during 24 months.
Living costs for Greensboro
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