Certificate in Higher Education and Student Affairs (Online)

Higher Education and Student Affairs

Certificate in Higher Education and Student Affairs (Online)

This online certificate is designed for full-time employees currently working in student affairs, without a student affairs degree, who are interested in learning more about the field, application of theory to practice, and the current issues and trends facing our profession.

The certificate can be combined with the online Master's in Adult Education

  • Application Deadline
    SummerApr 15Apr 15
  • Admissions Requirements
    • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
    • Minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.75 out of 4.00
    • Completed online application that includes:
      • Transcripts
      • Personal Statement
      • 1 Letter of Recommendation from Supervisor
      • GRE Scores:
        • Not required for domestic students
        • Not required for international students
      • Resume:
        • Required for domestic students
        • Required for international students
      • TOEFL score from last two years*

      *International students only

    Learn more about specific admissions requirements

  • Certificate Requirements

This 12-credit hour program consists of four online courses and can be completed over the course of one or two summers.

Each student who successfully completes the courses will receive verification from the faculty that confirms successful completion of the certificate program.