Program Goals & Learning Outcomes
Master of Science in Higher Education Policy, Research, and Administration
After completing the M.S. in Higher Education Policy, Research and Administration, students will be able to:
Articulate and apply the foundational principles of higher education in a global, historical, political and theoretical context.
Design, develop, and implement programs and practices in a higher education to support the post-secondary and graduate education of students and adult learners using data and evidence-based information for strategy, planning, and decision making.
Apply and use legal, ethical, social, and educational frameworks to lead programs, schools, and institutions of higher learning.
Collect, analyze, and interpret data, information, statistics, and research to inform program development, implement, and improvement.
Implement, support and sustain systems and processes that promote the success and education of diverse populations of learners on the local, regional, national, and global levels.
Updated: February 2019