Online Higher Education Administrative Services Degree


McKendree's Entryway MonumentWhy an Online Higher Education Degree?

The online Master of Arts in Education in Higher Education Administrative Services is designed for those seeking to accelerate their career path in higher education or those wanting to transition from another profession. The online degree focuses on the business processes of a university by bringing the tools and analytics of “best practice” interventions to university functions.



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McKendree University provides outstanding student support services. Each online student has an advisor that will provide assistance from application through graduation. Tutoring and writing support services are available to all students. McKendree University has been serving Southern Illinois and the St. Louis region since 1828.



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Why an Online Degree?

Online degrees offers convenience so the working adult has the ability to further his/her education while balancing all that life demands. Students that participate in an online program are held to the same high standards expected of the McKendree campus students. An online degree offers you unlimited possibilities.



Female Student Using Home LaptopFlexible Course Format

Courses are delivered entirely online using the course management system BlackBoard. All courses are offered over an eight week period. Many students choose to take one course during each eight week session and be completed in two years. An accelerated schedule (two courses during each eight week session) is also available and can be completed in 14 months.



Online Program Features

Student Views

The online graduate program in Higher Education Administrative Services is:

  • 12 three-credit courses
  • Distinguished faculty with practical experience as administrators
  • Excellent career advancement opportunities
  • Attractive student loan options available



Career Opportunities

Students will be equipped to enter or advance in the following areas:

  • Admission
  • Financial Aid
  • Finance and Administration
  • Student Affairs
  • Academic Records
  • Human Resources
  • Institutional Research
  • Institutional Advancement



Photo of Graduation CapApplication Process

Students interested in participating in the online Higher Education Administrative Services program must submit an online application for admission. For additional information, please contact 1-800-BEARCAT, ext. 6576.



Interesting Classes

  • Law in Higher Education
  • Integrated Data Services
  • Power and Influence in Higher Education
  • Student Development and Services on the Modern Campus




Tuition for the Higher Education Administrative Services degree is $465 per credit hour. All online courses have a $60 per credit hour technology fee. Total cost is $525 per credit hour for the online program.



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