Degree Offered: Master of Education (M.Ed.)
Departmental Website: Higher Education Student Affairs
Program Description:The Master of Education in Higher Education Student Affairs Program is designed to prepare students to become student affairs professionals.Specifically, graduates will work in positions that promote the intellectual, social, emotional and personal development of college students. These professionals work with colleagues, faculty, administrators, and staff to provide college students with a wide array of services that enhance their educational and campus experiences. The program leading to the M.Ed. degree in Higher Education Student Affairs requires a 39 semester hours of graduate study.
Location of Course Offerings: Cullowhee and Biltmore Park (limited)
What are your career objectives and discuss how a degree in Higher Education Student Affairs will prepare you to meet these objectives?
Why is Western Carolina University’s Higher Education Student Affairs graduate program of interest to you?
What diverse perspectives and experiences will you contribute to the HESA learning community?
Dr. April Perry, Assistant Professor & Program Director