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American College of Education

M.Ed. Online
17 months
6705 USD/year
6705 USD/year
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Designed for individuals who wish to advance their skills or career in higher education, this Master of Education in Higher Education program at the American College of Education focuses on the ever-changing global, economic, and technological environments that impact the field of higher education.

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In this Master of Education in Higher Education program at the American College of Education , you will take courses completely focused in the field of higher education, and by learning critical frameworks in finance, legal, marketing, and technology, you will be prepared to advance your career.

Key Features

  • Flexible

Study on your schedule. Our online format allows you to plan your coursework around your life.

  • Customizable

 Choose from over five focus of study options to customize your degree in the area of higher education that matches your career goals and interests.

  • Accelerated Completion

 If you have completed our Certificate in Higher Education, you can apply those credits toward this degree and finish it faster.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Research for Higher Educational Professionals
  • Higher Education Administration
  •  Budgeting and Resource Management in Higher Education
  •  Law, Compliance, and Governance in Higher Education
  • Creating Professional Environments in a Virtual World
  • Marketing Management
  • The Economic of Community College


Kathleen Stroud, Ed.D.

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 17 months

Start dates & application deadlines




34 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

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.
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).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's or Highest Post-Baccalaureate degree earned
  • Minimum Grade Point Average 2.75 on a 4.0 Scale for full admission
  • Additional evidence may be required to fulfill state requirements, including but not limited to verification of professional experience, test scores, or an interview
  •  Complete and submit all application components including the admission application, including the enrollment agreement, and payment agreement
  • Submit the nonrefundable application fee
  • Provide official transcripts from a regionally accredited institution indicating successful completion of the level of education required for entry to the program

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6705 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9500 USD for the full programme and a duration of 17 months.
  • National

    6705 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9500 USD for the full programme and a duration of 17 months.


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.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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