Higher Education and Student Affairs

Program Summary

The Ed.D. program in higher education provides a sequenced program with course work in areas of instruction, educational policy, administration, and research to prepare both generalists and specialists in the field. Doctoral students in higher education prepare for leadership and teaching roles in a variety of adult and higher education contexts including student affairs, academic affairs and other areas of higher education administration.

Graduate Catalog Program Information

Program-specific Admission Information and Requirements

Affiliated College: College of Education

Degree(s) Offered: Ed.D. in Higher Education


  • College teaching
  • Administration

Program Requires GRE or MAT: No

Letters of Recommendation: 3

Additional Application Requirements: 

  • Resume
  • Three years of full-time higher education experience are required.

University Requirements

Application Deadlines

This program only admits students to the fall semester.

Internationals Living Abroad Applicants Residing in the U.S. Priority Consideration
Fall March 1 March 1 March 1

Contact Us

Higher Education and Student Affairs
200 Gabel Hall
Program website

Academic Counselor
Danae Miesbauer

Application Contact
Tim Keller

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