Master of Education

Higher Education Administration

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Goals and Course Topics

Learn to Lead

Tiffin University’s Master of Education (MEd) degree program with a concentration in Higher Education Administration is for those who want to work in nonacademic roles in higher education. It was recently recognized as one of the best in the nation.

Your Higher Education Administration Concentration

Most students pursuing Tiffin University’s MEd with a concentration in Higher Education Administration work in admissions, financial aid, student affairs and athletics positions, with the goal to move into management. The program provides a great overview of higher education and exposes you to the purposes and functions of key departments at public and private institutions and proprietorships.

Practical Education

The Master of Education in Higher Education Administration prepares you for positions related to student life, student enrollment, orientation, academic advising, financial services, academic program administration, sports program administration and campus security. The degree also provides a solid foundation for doctoral work in higher education.


Online: Two terms per semester starting in January, March, May, July, August and October

Who Is This Program For?

You don’t have to be a teacher to build character, inspire dreams and instill a love of learning. Our education systems need strong administrators who understand business functions such as human resources, crisis management and budgeting. Tiffin University’s Higher Education Administration graduate degree program prepares you to lead.

Average degree completion for a full-time student
30 credits
Average degree completion for a part-time student
30 credits

At a Glance

  • Regional accreditations
  • No application fees
  • Flexible start dates
  • Accepts transfer credits

Did You Know?

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median pay for post-secondary education administrators as reported in 2018 is $94,340 annually, or $45.36 per hour.

Post-secondary administration employment is expected to grow by 7 percent (faster than average) through 2028 according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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