Face to Face Master's Degree
The student plans an individual program of studies in consultation with a faculty advisor. The minimum degree requirement is 33 graduate credits, a minimum 27 credits must be in education and 6 credits may be in related fields. Credit distribution must be: 12 credits in the core area of higher education administration, 9 credits in the focus area of higher education administration and 12 credits of foundation and elective courses.
The student must complete a final comprehensive product for the Master's Degree. This product can take the form of an examination or e-portfolio. All degree requirements must be completed within seven years of initial enrollment.
Courses are offered in a variety of formats: once per week, weekends, alternate weeks, online, and hybrid.
Core Courses (12 credits)
|AD LDSP 709||Introduction to Higher Education Administration||3|
|AD LDSP 711||Organization & Governance in HE Administration||3|
|AD LDSP 747||Strategic Planning and Budgeting in Adult Education||3|
|ED POL 705||Sociology of Education||3|
Focus Courses (9 credits from the following)
|AD LDSP 607
||Coordination of Staff Development and Training Programs
|AD LDSP 630
||Field Work in Schools, Agencies and Institutions||3|
|AD LDSP 647||Evaluation of Adult & Continuing Education Programs||3|
|AD LDSP 777||Leadership in Multicultural Organizations||3|
|AD LDSP 778||Introduction to Student Personnel Services||3|
|AD LDSP 857||Seminar in Leadership for Change||3|
|CURRINS 774||College Teaching||3|
|EDUC 900||The Role of the Professoriate||3|
Foundations Courses (12 credits from the following)
|AD LDSP 710||Organizational Change and Team Leadership||3|
|AD LDSP 737||Distance Education for Adults||3|
|AD LDSP 757||Principles and Foundations of Adult Education||3|
|AD LDSP 787||Administration of Adult Education Programs||3|
|AD LDSP 795||Women and Leadership in Education||3|
|BUS MGMT 721||Fundraising and Development in Non-Profit Organizations||3|
|ED PSY 624||Educational Statistical Methods I||3|
|ED PSY 728||Techniques of Educational Research||3|
|ED POL 625||Race Relations in Education||3|
|ED POL 740||Modern Philosophies in Education||3|
|ED POL 822||Global Education Studies||3|
The program is 33 credits total. Each course is 3 credits.