Make an impact on higher education—and on students’ lives. The online Master of Arts in Higher Education Administration and Student Affairs is a great option for those who already work in an administrative position at a college or university and want to advance, and for those who are interested in entering the field. The program prepares you with essential knowledge of student affairs and development, educational policy and law, organizational analysis, and more.

Delve into the online MA in Higher Education Administration and Student Affairs program with Shawn O’Riley, EdD, Vice President, Professional Education, Interdisciplinary and Professional Programs; program coordinator Amy Greis; and admission advisor Tashea Nichols. Watch the video below to learn more about:

  • The engaging online learning experience at Pace University
  • Our program structure and curriculum, including the culminating capstone project
  • The senior leaders in higher education who teach the program
  • Admission requirements and materials
  • A variety of potential career outcomes for program graduates

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If you have any questions about the program, an admission advisor is happy to assist by phone at (866) 843-7201 or via email at If you’re ready to take the next step toward earning your MA in Higher Education Administration and Student Affairs, you can begin your application here.

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