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M.Ed. in Higher Education: Community College Leadership

Program Description

The M.Ed. in Higher Education Administration Track Community College Leadership Concentration is for professionals who are seeking a master’s degree in higher education administration emphasizing community college leadership. The concentration is designed for leaders to gain knowledge and skills specific to administration and governance of community colleges, faculty development, curriculum/instruction design, and student services meeting the needs of a diverse student population.

What some of our alumni are doing

  • District Manager of Marketing Communications - Tarrant County College
  • Institutional Research, Effectiveness, and Planning Coordinator – Hill College
  • Registrar - Austin Community College
  • Vice President of Business Services – Mountain View College

What you can earn

  • Advanced Certificate in Community College Leadership
  • M.Ed. in Higher Education: Community College Leadership

Program Plans

For the Advanced Certificate in Community College Leadership

HIED 6366 History and Philosophy of Community Colleges 3 Credits
HIED 6367 Finance and Administration in Community Colleges 3 Credits
HIED 6368 Contemporary Issues and Challenges in Community Colleges 3 Credits
HIED 6369 Teaching and Learning in Community Colleges 3 Credits
  Total 12 Credits

 

For the M.Ed. in Higher Education

Core Curriculum
HIED 5300 College and University Administration 3 Credits
HIED 6310 Legal Aspects and Finance in Higher Education 3 Credits
HIED 6320 Practicum in Higher Education 3 Credits
HIED 6330 Research Methods in Higher Education 3 Credits
HIED 6340 History and Philosophy of Higher Education 3 Credits
HIED 6361 Teaching, Learning, and Student Development 3 Credits
HIED 6373 Methods for the Higher Education Administrator 3 Credits
MACE 5302 Biblical Servant Leadership 3 Credits
Community College Leadership Concentration
HIED 6366 History and Philosophy of Community Colleges 3 Credits
HIED 6367 Finance and Administration in Community Colleges 3 Credits
HIED 6368 Contemporary Issues and Challenges in Community Colleges 3 Credits
HIED 6369 Teaching and Learning in Community Colleges 3 Credits
  Total 36 Credits