Master of Arts in Higher Education Leadership

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Master of Arts in Higher Education Leadership

Are You Feeling…

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Ready for the next step in your Higher Ed career?

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Underqualified to lead in your desired Higher Ed role?

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Passionate about leading your institution to face the challenges ahead?

Become an innovative leader who is able to execute your institutional mission.

Our Master of Arts in Higher Education Leadership will prepare you to become an innovative thinker who is able to meet the challenges in the future of Higher Ed head-on.

Scott Shaw

Introducing Dr. Scott Shaw, Dean of the School of Social Sciences

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Dr. Scott Shaw believes in the importance of lifelong learning and leads by example. Along with his professional experience as a leader in Higher Education, two bachelor’s degrees, four graduate degrees, a postgraduate degree, and two doctoral degrees he has many years of experience in higher education and fields of public service.

“Higher Education is ever-changing. Your ability to become an innovative leader in Higher Education is determined by your qualifications, capability, and experience. Without a graduate degree, your potential for advancement in Higher Education is significantly limited. Now more than ever is a crucial time for Higher Education and concerns over the future of institutions are prevalent. Are you able to effectively use your voice in the institutions you currently serve? Are you hopeful to begin a career in Higher Education fully prepared to propel an institution toward success?”

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What We Promise You

FLEXIBLE

You’re busy; we get it. Courses are 100% online, 6 weeks long, 1 course at a time in an engaging online learning community.

AFFORDABLE

We offer a competitive low-cost Higher Ed Leadership degree worth your time and investment.

RELEVANT

Higher Ed leaders need the right IQ, EQ (emotional intelligence), and CQ (cultural intelligence) to lead in today’s world. Our instructors walk the walk when combining business knowledge and faith.

Your Higher Ed Career Elevated

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, there are approximately 14,500 jobs needing to be filled in Higher Education each year. This field is growing at a rate of 8% and the industry is aggressively looking for qualified candidates to fill roles in administration, registrar’s office, student services, and academic departments. A master’s degree is typically required for anyone entering the field of Higher Education, and though some opportunities are available for those who have bachelor’s degrees, most leadership positions prefer a master’s degree. Here are some of the roles you can fill.

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Course Spotlight

Your 33 credit master’s degree will include a well-rounded curriculum focused on Higher Ed theory, strategy, and innovation. Here are a few key course examples.

EDL 580

Contemporary Issues and Innovation in Higher Education

LEA 545

Leading with Cultural Intelligence

EDL 575

Learning Theory, Teaching Strategies, and Curriculum Development

“My experience at Grace has been wonderful! I have grown exponentially both personally and spiritually. I have gained some friends along the way and made the Dean’s list not once, but twice. As a first-generation college student in my family, this was truly humbling. Grace Christian University is a place where hearts are changed, people grow, and wisdom is gained.”

2021 Alumni

Perks

Rental books are shipped directly to your home prior to each class

All online college students are provided with a FREE version of Microsoft Office

Get access to periodic FREE writing skills workshops

Get access to numerous online library resources