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Master of Higher Education Online


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The Higher Education Online Master’s Degree program is a professional development opportunity designed to develop a deep understanding of higher education administration issues and practices in two- and four-year colleges and universities. The program is open to anyone with a baccalaureate degree interested in learning more about higher education administration as a career option. The program attracts individuals interested in pursuing entry-level administrative and professional staff positions in higher education, as well as individuals already working in higher education interested in pursuing mid-level positions.


The University of Toledo is a 4 year, public, regionally accredited university that has been serving students since 1872. As a student, you will enjoy: direct contact with your Success Coach and advisors, and interactive faculty to help you achieve your goals. UToledo also has many resources that a large institution offers such as; eTutoring, IT Help Desk, and eLibrary.


The Higher Education Program has begun accepting applications for its next master's degree cohort focusing on Higher Education Administration, starting on August 30, 2021. In this 30-credit hour fully online program, students take one eight-week course at a time over six semesters. Students without full-time work experience in higher education are required to take a practicum course where they engage in a work experience at a college or university near them. All students develop a web-based portfolio that showcases their growth and development. Out-of-state students are charged a surcharge of only $5 per credit hour. Applicants will be admitted on a rolling basis till the start of the 2021 fall semester.


Post-secondary education administrators work in colleges, universities, community colleges, and technical and trade schools; employment is projected to grow 7 percent from 2018 to 2028, faster than the average for all occupations.

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Last Updated: 1/28/21