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Education, Higher Education Concentration

California State University Fullerton

12 months
15457 USD/year
10764 USD/year
10764 USD/year
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The Education, Higher Education Concentration program at California State University Fullerton prepares students with the practical skills, knowledge and experience to become entry and mid-level professionals and leaders in higher education institutions, national/international professional associations and organizations, and government agencies.


About this Degree

The Educational Leadership department at California State University Fullerton holds two Master's of Science programs.  The MS in Education, Higher Education Concentration (MSHE) and the MS in Educational Administration (MSEDAD).  Our degree programs support the growth of leaders for Pre K-12 schools, community colleges, and higher education.  

Students interested in pursuing a career working with post secondary students in the community college or 4-year setting should apply to the MS in Higher Education program.  Students interested in our MS in Educational Administration are teachers in the P-12 setting who hold a teaching or services credential.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Organizational Leadership 
  • Instructional Leadership in Higher Education 
  • History and Philosophy of Higher Education
  • College Student Characteristics and Cultures 
  • Student Learning and Development 
  • Diversity Access and Equity 
  • Higher Ed Fieldwork 
  • Professional Seminar in Higher Education 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Employer Support Agreement
  • Three (3) letters of recommendation (sent electronically via Cal State Apply)
  • CV or Resume
  • Unofficial transcripts from all institutions previously attended
  • Three (3) writing prompt responses.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15457 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15457 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    10764 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10764 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    10764 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10764 USD per year during 12 months.
  • If you are not a resident of California, you must add $396.00 per units enrolled to your registration and tuition fees in addition

Living costs for Fullerton

1100 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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