The Higher Education program of The University of Maine provides solid theoretical and practical grounding for student services jobs in increasingly diverse and technologically advanced colleges and universities. Our students come to understand institutions of higher learning as complex organizations, with classes focused on student development, socio-cultural identity differences/diversity, ethical professional practice, research and technological competence. In addition, many students explore the practical implications of coursework through internships and graduate assistant positions in a variety of UMaine campus offices.
Careers in Higher Education
Our graduates have gone on to work in a number of positions in higher education at a variety of institutions, including jobs in academic advising, campus activities and programs, student conduct, residence life, career services and more.
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- The American Community College
- Developmental Theory in Higher Education
- Assessing Impact of College on Students
- History of Higher Education in the United States
- Special Topics in Higher Education
- Seminar in Higher Education in the United States
- 12 months
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- UMaine Graduate School application
- Three letters of recommendation
- At least one letter of recommendation from a faculty member
- Official transcripts
- Statement of purpose
- Scholarly writing sample, 3-5 pages, uploaded with Graduate School application
- Students with a GPA lower than 3.2 are required to submit a one page rationale to address your academic history and are encouraged to submit either GRE or MAT scores
International1503 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1503 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
National1503 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1503 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
In-State461 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 461 USD per credit and a duration of 12 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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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