of Arts Program in Higher Education and Student Affairs (HESA)
The Master of Arts program in Higher Education and
Student Affairs (HESA) is designed to prepare students to be administrative
professionals at colleges and universities. Typically, graduates are qualified
to work in support and administrative positions in academic affairs, student
affairs, or in the functional service areas of an institution. The HESA program
integrates theory and practice and provides students with a foundation in the
literature, skills, and the habits of scholarship related to:
development of contemporary college students
administration and leadership can create effective academic and student service
student learning can be enhanced inside and outside of the classroom
all these understandings can be applied to the design of educational practice.
The degree can be made applicable to many
positions of leadership at higher education institutions through the types of
experiences and practica undertaken during the program. It provides students
with opportunities and skills to pursue areas of interest that they feel will
contribute to personal and professional growth and development. Students can
also take additional elective courses to augment their degree according to
their interests and career plans, or if they decide to pursue a dual-degree.
Regarding Madonna University admission, we encourage you to request more information or email us at HESA@madonna.edu.