College Degrees

Master's in Higher Education-College Teaching and Learning

A master's degree could help you advance your administrative career in postsecondary education institutions. Kaplan University’s innovative, Web-based Master of Science in Higher Education program offers you an opportunity to earn your master's degree online. Enjoy the convenience and flexibility of online learning* while you study to help maximize your career choices and strengthen your knowledge and skills as a practitioner of higher education. Choose from three areas of specialization designed to help you develop valuable expertise in specific areas of higher education administration: college administration and leadership, college teaching and learning, online college teaching, and student services.

Explore the foundational aspects of andragogy and the use of technology in higher education settings. Study to develop expertise in curriculum design and implementation and the methods and models used to assess learning outcomes. Analyze strategies for quality online education through an examination of the theory and processes of designing, delivering, and assessing online learning. If you have credentials in allied health and technical and industrial technologies, or at least 18 graduate hours in an academic discipline, this specialization could help prepare you to become an effective postsecondary instructor in ground- and online-based institutions.†

*Some Kaplan University programs are not100 percent online; some programs require you to gain hands-on experience in a real-world work environment.

†Kaplan University's programs are designed to prepare graduates to pursue employment in their field of study, or in related fields. However, the University does not guarantee that graduates will be placed in any particular job or employed at all.

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