MS in Higher Education - College Teaching and Learning
The Master of Science in Higher Education program is designed to prepare candidates to pursue higher education professions or to help enhance their current higher education career. Candidates develop knowledge and skills to help build a solid basis for professional practice. The program is designed to help candidates pursue positions in a wide range of postsecondary educational settings including universities, 4-year colleges, community colleges, private colleges and universities, and various credit and noncredit technical colleges and schools.
This program is designed to prepare graduates to pursue employment in the field, or for jobs in related fields, the specific job titles of which may not be represented in the program title. Although Kaplan University will assist candidates with job placement, finding a job is the individual responsibility of the candidate. The University does not guarantee that any candidate will be placed in any particular job, eligible for job advancement opportunities, or employed at all.
While the program is designed to prepare graduates to pursue continued graduate- or doctorate-level education, the University cannot guarantee that graduates will be granted admission to any graduate or doctoral programs.
The Master of Science in Higher Education program consists of a minimum of 50 to 70 quarter credit hours, depending on the candidate’s choice of specialization and track of study. Upon successful completion of the program, graduates will be awarded a master of science degree.