Online M.A. in Higher Education

What you'll learn

Take your job in higher education to the next level. Our Online M.A. degree is designed for a wide range of college and university professionals. Our multi-disciplinary curriculum prepares graduates to excel in student services, human resources, finance, law and more. The Online M.A. delivers the same coursework as our face-to-face program, which has served college administrators for decades.

What we're looking for

  • 3.0 Undergraduate GPA


Yes. Contact our Graduate Studies Office for in-depth information.

The program can be completed in 2 years. Our Online M.A. requires 12 classes (36 credits) with students taking 2 classes each semester.

Yes. During your first summer semester, you will travel to UM's Oxford campus for a day-long orientation. You are also encouraged to dress for graduation.

Our Online M.A. program is designed to fit your life. We believe you should study online and on your time.

Applicants must fill out an application through UM's Graduate School.

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