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Higher Education Administration and Student Affairs

Pace University

12 months
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28650 GBP/year
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About

Whether you are currently employed in higher education or an aspiring practitioner, the 100% online Master of Arts in Higher Education Administration and Student Affairs from Pace University provides students with the know-how to strategically shape university policies in ways that encourage an accessible and resourceful academic culture.

Overview

With a curriculum designed to address contemporary topics in higher education and student affairs, online MA in Higher Education Administration and Student Affairs students from Pace University gain in-depth knowledge of the structures, policies and legal issues faced by higher education leaders. 

Pace University designed these practical elements of its program to align with the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA) competencies for the field of student affairs, empowering graduates with skills they can immediately apply to their careers.

Students in the program also develop the critical thinking and research skills required to understand how institutional structures, policies, and practices impact the decisions students from varying socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds make throughout their academic journey.

Program Benefits

  • Unique Learning Atmosphere

The accessibility of online learning from a University that encompasses residential, urban-commuter, and online undergraduate, graduate, and professional certificate students.

  • Student Affairs-Based Curriculum

Understand the theory and practice to admitting, enrolling, supporting, and maintaining a diverse and successful student body.

  • Experienced Practitioners

Study with senior university leaders, faculty, and experts with decades of experience working with a wide variety of institutions, programs, and students.

  • A Century of Student Success

Since 1906, Pace University has been providing innovative, applied curricula to a highly diverse student body, making Pace one of the top private colleges in the country for social mobility.

  • No GMAT or GRE

Accessible to working professionals from a variety of educational and professional backgrounds.

Future-Focused Program Outcomes

Graduates of the program will be well-prepared to address the growing challenges that universities face such as the need to balance cost efficiency and student outcomes and increasing pressure to develop rigorous assessment strategies. In their studies, they will gain confidence in their ability to meet performance objectives set forth by accreditation and government bodies.

MA HEASA students critically analyze the historical and social forces affecting underrepresented populations in higher education in order to develop an inclusive academic culture. The organizational decision-making responsibilities these professionals will be responsible for balance student engagement, retention, and operational efficiency. Graduates have the opportunity to develop their skills to fulfill these institutional needs and requirements with care and consideration for a large population of learners and educators.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Diversity in Higher Education 
  • College Student Retention Theory 
  • Higher Education Finance 
  • Legal Issues in Higher Education 
  • Assessment and Evaluation in Higher Education 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed online application
  • Two letters of recommendation from a professional source
  • Personal statement
  • Official college/university transcripts from all previously attended institutions

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28650 GBP/year
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  • National

    28650 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28650 GBP per year during 12 months.

Technology fee (Spring and Fall semesters only):

  • Part-time students: $60
  • Full-time students: $105 for full-time students

Funding

Students enrolled in Pace Online programs may be eligible for Federal Direct Stafford Unsubsidized Loans and private education loans to cover tuition and other education-related costs. Students who apply for federal loans receive their financial aid award letters via mail within two to four weeks of FAFSA submission. Notification times for private education loans vary by lender.

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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