Administrative Leadership in Higher Education

The Master of Arts in Educational Leadership - Administrative Leadership in Higher Education prepares professionals with five or more years of experience working in higher education who are seeking to advance in their careers, focusing on higher education administration and leadership. The program offers a rich and flexible curriculum delivered online/distance learning format for those currently holding full-time higher education positions. This is a 38 credit hour program. Full-time faculty and practitioners with significant administrative experience teach all courses. Students are prepared to address current challenges in colleges and universities through our classes, engaging with theory-to-practice learning drawing upon their current administrative roles. The program welcomes applications for full-time and part-time enrollment.

Career opportunities related to higher education administration are:

  • Academic Administration
  • Continuing Education Administration
  • Institutional Research
  • Various Administrative Positions

Courses are conveniently offered nights or weekends in hybrid, face-to-face and online formats.

Eastern Michigan University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.