Prepare for a career in administration or student services at a college or university.
Colleges and universities face complex challenges as they serve increasingly diverse student bodies in a competitive environment. By earning a master’s degree in higher education from the University of North Dakota you’ll be prepared for a variety of entry level and mid-management positions at educational institutions, government agencies and nonprofit institutions.
- Program type:
- Master's Degree
- On Campus or Online
- Est. time to complete:
- 1-2 years
- Credit hours:
Why earn a master's degree in higher education?
Higher Education M.S. at UND
Core courses provide an understanding of higher education, including governance, institutional organization and culture, the roles of faculty, students and administrators.
Learn how to analyze quantitative and qualitative research data to improve educational outcomes.
Students have the opportunity to apply theory to practice through an internship at a college or university.
The program culminates with a written capstone project.
Careers in Higher Education
Higher Education M.S. Courses You Could Take
Learn to Lead
UND provides a variety of options to develop your research and find your path to success.