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Higher Education

Drexel University

12 months
1017 USD/credit 45765 USD/year
1017 USD/credit 45765 USD/year
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In the Higher Education program of Drexel University provides a comprehensive overview of higher education, with an emphasis on meeting the diverse needs of traditional and nontraditional students, as well as stakeholders


Key facts

The experiential curriculum of the Higher Education program of Drexel University  prepares you to navigate the entirety of the higher education field, from management to student development to recruitment. You will examine the ever-changing pressures, limitations and opportunities higher education professionals face every day in areas such as policies and practices, diversity and globalization, equity and access, legal and ethical issues, technological advancements, and risk management, and graduate ready to meet those challenges head-on. Whether you currently work in higher education and are looking to advance, or wish to transition into the field, this degree will prepare you to successfully lead in a higher education environment.

Optional Concentrations

  • Education Policy
  • Enrollment Management
  • Global and International Education
  • Learning Technologies and Instructional Design
  • Mind, Brain, and Learning
  • Student Development and Affairs

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Leadership in Educational Contexts and Systems
  • Using and Integrating Learning Technologies
  • Diversity, Equity, and Social Justice in Education
  • Evidence-Based Evaluation
  • Foundations of Higher Education and Governance
  • Legal Issues and Ethics in Higher Education

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

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45 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher (graduate degree GPA will be considered along with the undergraduate GPA)
  • Provisional admission may be granted with a GPA between 2.80 to 2.99

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    45765 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1017 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    45765 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1017 USD per credit during 12 months.


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