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Higher Education Leadership

M.S.Ed. in Higher Education

International Higher Education Leadership Track

The International Leadership track prepares professionals for positions in international education, including study abroad, international student and scholar services, international and intercultural programming, and higher education for international development.

Visit the Advising Center to view the typical fall, spring, and summer course schedule.

M.S.Ed. Higher Education Program Core Courses

FOUN 611 – Introduction to Research or FOUN 722 – Applied Statistics
HIED 708 – Contemporary Issues in Higher Education
HIED 752 – Law of Higher Education
HIED 757 – Multicultural University

International Leadership Track Cognate Courses

HIED 743 – International Higher Education Administration
HIED 771 – American Higher Education in a Global Context

Field Experiences

HIED 668 – Internship (A)
HIED 668 – Internship (B) OR HIED 744 – Comparative Higher Education Systems
HIED 761 – Higher Education Capstone

Electives

Select 3 ELECTIVES from the following:

IS 741 – Globalization and Social Change
IS 713 – Global Political Economy
IS 760 – International Cultural Studies
HIED 710 – Student Affairs Administration
HIED 712 – Strategic Planning and Institutional Effectiveness
HIED 733 – Professional Helping Skills in Higher Education
HIED 744 – Comparative Higher Education Systems (B)
HIED 745 – Today’s College Student and Diversity
HIED 756 – Higher Education Finance
HIED 758 – Higher Education Leadership
HIED 763 – Case Studies in Higher Education
HIED 764 – College and University Presidency
HIED 766 – Modern Community College
HIED 770 – External and Internal Relations for Higher Education
HIED 793 – History of Higher Education
HIED 794 – Organization and Administration in Higher Education
HIED 795 – Special Topics in Higher Education
COUN 707 – Adult and Student Development Theory