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Education - Higher Education Administration

24 months
29452 USD/year
29452 USD/year
12537 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Louisiana State University's Master of Arts in Education - Higher Education Administration is tailored for professionals who want to become administrative leaders at colleges and universities. 


Covering admissions, financial aid, Greek affairs, alumni relations, and more, Louisiana State University’s program delves into the multifaceted arena that is higher education, preparing students to effectively manage the academic and administrative challenges and conflicts that schools face across the country.

An MA in Education - Higher Education Administration provides graduates with the managerial skills and comprehensive understanding of higher education operations to become a successful collegiate administrative leader. This degree can help graduates to attain rewarding positions and can enable students to enrich the lives of members of the university body with the knowledge and techniques developed in the program.


  • Vice President of Enrollment Management
  • Dean of Admissions
  • Director of Student Financial Aid
  • Director of Academic Advising
  • Education Consultant
  • Director of Alumni Relations
  • Residential Life Coordinator

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Understanding and Applying Research in Education
  • Student Affairs in Higher Education
  • Basic Course in Interpersonal Communication
  • Issues of Race and Gender in Higher Education
  • Foundations of Higher Education
  • Organization and Administration of Higher Education
  • Leadership in Higher Education

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 SCH



Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited U.S. institution or the equivalent from a foreign institution. 
  • A grade point average (GPA) of at least 3.00 (A = 4.0) on all undergraduate work (or in the final 64 credit hours) and any graduate work already completed.
  • Acceptable GRE or GMAT scores. 
  • A copy of the name page of your passport.
  • A completed Affidavit of Support and supporting financial documents (required to process forms for F-1 and J-1 visas). Note: Your application will be processed even if your financial documents are not included.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29452 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29452 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    29452 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29452 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    12537 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12537 USD per year during 24 months.


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