Higher Education Program

Master's Program Course Requirements

Course Schedule (36 graduate credit hours): 

CORE Requirements:

  • HED 6010 History of Higher Education
  • HED 6640 Governance and Administration
  • HED 6530 Theories of Student Development
  • HED 6940 Master's Practicum*

LEARNING ENVIRONMENTS: Choose 3

  • HED 6770 Evaluations and Outcomes Assessment
  • HED 6410 College & University Curriculum
  • HED 6510 American College Student
  • HED 6850 Critical Issues in HED
  • HED 6810 Women in HED
  • HED 6120 International Education

INSTITUTIONAL ADMINISTRATION: Choose 2

  • HED 6730 Legal Aspects of HED
  • HED 6520 Organization & Management of Student Affairs
  • HED 6700 Finance of Higher Education
  • HED 6790 Managing College and University Personnel

DIVERSITY AND MULTICULTURALISM: Choose 1

  • HED 5910 Diversity Beginnings
  • HED 5960 Diversity in Practice
  • HED 5970 Diversity Advancement
  • HED 6540 Advising Diverse Students

RESEARCH: Choose 1

  • HSHS 6000 Research

CULMINATING EXPERIENCE: Choose 1

  • HED 6980 Master's Capstone Seminar
  • HED 6960 Master's Thesis
*The Master's Practicum is comprised of 2 components:
  1. Ten hours of coursework (four class meetings) culminating in the completion of one or two projects.
  2. Practicum experience hours (100 hours in one single unit). Detailed guidelines are available here. The practicum experience hours can be waived for full-time employees of a college or university (upon documented proof).

HED PROGRAM 2-YEAR COURSE ROTATION

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Last Updated: 6/5/18