Program Overview

Admission Requirements

Master of Education in Higher Education Leadership students must meet the VSU Graduate School Requirements.

Applicants should apply as early as possible and no later than the following dates:

Fall Semester: April 15

Program of Study (39 Credits)

Area A: Required Core Courses (33 hours)

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

RSCH 7100

Research Methodology in Education

3

LEAD 7840

History and Philosophy of Higher Education

3

SAHE 7870

Student Personnel Services

3

SAHE 7860

Student Development Theory

3

LEAD 7800

Organization & Governance

3

LEAD 7820

Assessment and Evaluation in Higher Education

3

LEAD 8300

Social Context in Education

3

LEAD 7650

Leadership Issues in Higher Education

3

SAHE 7880

Counseling in Student Affairs

3

LEAD 7810

Finance and Budgeting in Higher Education

3

LEAD 8710

Critical Issues Capstone

3

Areas B & C: Internship and Elective (6 hours)

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

LEAD 7921

Internship in Higher Education

3

TBD

Guided Elective. Must be approved by advisor

3

Program Contact

Karla Hull, Ed.D.

Professor of Higher Education Leadership & Program Coordinator

khull@valdosta.edu

229-219-1324