Master of Arts in Leadership – Higher Education Administration
Transform the World of Learning with a Master’s in Higher Education Administration
Institutions of higher education shape the leaders of tomorrow, so they need the innovation and guidance of leaders today. In the Master of Arts in Leadership with a Higher Education Administration emphasis program, students are molded into leaders equipped to ethically meet the challenges of higher education in a global society.
In the program, students gain a leadership foundation through general leadership courses that sharpen an individual’s skill set in relevant topics such as leading change, organizational culture and project management. With the higher education administration emphasis, students will take courses that focus on topics such as education law, budgeting and the adult learner.
Students have the opportunity to advance their knowledge through quantitative and qualitative research, problem-solving, practical application and mentorships with higher education professionals. Upon completion of the program, students will be equipped to exercise fiscal responsibility, social equity and strategic communication as a higher education leader.
Graduates of the master’s in leadership with an emphasis in higher education administration program will immediately be ready to apply collaboration and diplomacy principles to enhance the effectiveness of an institution.
Why Choose MACU for a Master’s Degree in Higher Education Administration?
At Mid-America Christian University, we understand the importance of higher education administrators who take pride in their jobs, so we are dedicated to sending out graduates who are committed to excellence in the field of higher education.
Students in our program cultivate their leadership abilities in a higher education setting through accelerated six-week courses that allow them to sharpen one aspect of leadership at a time. The courses are designed to work around the busy schedule of education professionals, so students need not worry about sacrificing quality in their current jobs.
Students who complete the program will be prepared to ethically innovate in institutions of higher education and lead others in molding the next generation.
What Can You Do with a Master of Arts in Leadership with a Higher Education Administration Emphasis?
- Program Director
- Academic Coordinator
- Education Consultant