Higher Education Program

2018 Community and Technical College Cohort

The Higher Education Professional Master's Program is pleased to announce the formation of the 2018 Community and Technical College Cohort, starting in the summer of 2018. This 30-semester credit hour online program has been designed for professionals working in two-year college settings, with students taking one eight-week course at a time. Out-of-state students may be eligible for a scholarship to assist with the out-of-state surcharge.  See the table below to review the tentative cohort schedule.

2018 Community and Technical College Cohort Schedule


First 8 Weeks
Second 8 Weeks
Summer 2018 
  • Research in Higher Education (Mid June - First Week in August)

Fall 2018
  •  History of Higher Education

  •  Finance of Higher Education

Spring 2019
  •  Governance & Administration of Higher Ed.

  •  American College Student

Summer 2019
  • Evaluation & Outcomes Assessment (Mid June - First Week in August)

Fall 2019
  •  The Community College

  •  Community College Leadership

Spring 2020
  •  Technical Higher Education

  •  Critical Issues [with a  focus on Community and Technical Colleges]


  • 2-years work experience in a community college setting.
  • A completed College of Graduate Studies admissions form.
  • A baccalaureate degree granted by an accredited institution, with a minimum GPA of 2.75.
  • Official transcripts from all previous higher education institutions attended.
  • A statement of purpose indicating your reasons for and commitment to pursuing a master's degree and a career in the field of higher education.
  • Two letters of reference from individuals who can speak knowledgeably about your ability to write at the graduate level.
  • A current resume or curriculum vitae.

The deadline for admissions to the 2018 Community and Technical College Cohort is May 15th, 2018.  Students will be notified of admissions decisions the week of May 21st, 2018.

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For additional questions about the 2018 Community and Technical College Cohort, please contact:

Dr. Ron Opp - Program Coordinator
The University of Toledo
GH 1000H, MS 954
2801 W. Bancroft St
Toledo, OH 43606
Phone: 419.530.2695
Fax: 419.530.4912

Last Updated: 1/26/18