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 Practicum Seminar is comprised of 2 components: 1) 10 hours of coursework (or 4 class meetings during the semester) culminating in the completion of one or two projects, and 2) practicum experience hours (100 hours in one 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

 

Academic 2017-2018

Academic 2018-2019

Fall

HED 6640  Governance and Administration of HED

HED 6700 Finance of HED

 

HED 6010  History of HED

HED 6530 Theories of Student Development

 

HED 6410  Curriculum 

HED 6940 Master’s Practicum

 

HED 6790  Personnel Management

HED 5970  Diversity Advancement

 

 HED 5940  Diversity Beginnings

HED 6510 American College Student

Spring

HED 6730  Legal Aspects of HED

HED 6770  Evaluations & Outcomes Assessment

 

HED 6850  Critical Issues

HED 6120 International Education

 

HED 6810  Women in HED

HED 6520  Organization & Management of Student Affairs

 

HSHS 6000 Research in HED

HED 6980  Capstone Seminar

 

HED 6980  Capstone Seminar

 HED 5940  Diversity Beginnings

 

HED 5960  Diversity in Practice

 
Summer
HED 5970  Diversity Advancement
Last Updated: 9/26/17