Higher Education Administration

100% Online Master of Education in Higher Education Administration 1
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Degree at a Glance

About this Program

Prepare to provide the college leadership necessary to create effective learning environments resulting in student success by earning a Master of Education in Higher Education Administration from American Military University (AMU).

AMU’s MEd program is suitable for both experienced college leaders and those cultivating leadership skills in these areas:

  • Institutional leadership
  • Enrollment management and admissions
  • Academic administration
  • Program development and management
  • Institutional research
  • Advancement
  • Financial and budget oversight
  • Student services
  • Financial aid

Courses broadly integrate historical, social, ethical, financial, legal, political, cultural, and student affairs aspects of higher education administration and management. Recognizing and building upon an institution’s social and cultural diversity are particular focal points.

With AMU’s master’s in higher education administration online, no GRE is required to apply.

NOTE: This program has specific admission requirements.

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"I always told my children that I would go back to school to earn a college degree. I finally was able to do so. AMU helped me achieve this goal, and as a result, my children are so proud of me!"

Ronald Simonson | MEd, Educational Leadership, BA, Psychology

Learn From The #1 Provider of Higher Education to the U.S. Military3

A few reasons why we’re #1.

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Textbooks & Ebooks4

We provide no-cost textbooks and ebooks for all undergraduate, doctoral, and military-tuition-grant-eligible master’s-level students.

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Technology Fees5

AMU waives the cost of technology for active-duty military servicemembers, National Guard members, and Reservists.

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Entrance Exams

Some colleges require entrance exams, but we have lifted those barriers, so you can get started fast. Programs start monthly.

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Graduate With No APUS-Incurred Student Loan Debt6

AMU prioritizes affordable tuition and generous transfer credit options to save you money and time in completing your program.

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Learn from a nationally recognized leader in online education.

At American Military University, our expert faculty and industry advisors work to shape a quality, relevant, online education that responds to the needs of working adults looking to advance their education in order to meet professional goals. Come discover how our award-winning, accredited education can help you reach your next level.

Received “Best for Vets Colleges” distinction from Military Times since 2015.

Accredited by the Higher Learning Comission

Part of the accredited American Public University System (APUS).

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Classes begin September 7.
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There is no application fee.

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1100% Online Does not apply to lab coursework, practicums, or doctoral programs.

2Military Tuition Grant U.S. active-duty military members, their spouse/dependents, National Guard members, and Reservists are eligible for our Freedom Grant, a military tuition grant. Standard rates apply if you are not eligible for the Freedom Grant at $285/undergraduate credit and $370/master's degree and graduate certificate credit.

3#1 Provider of Higher Education to the U.S. Military Based on 2018 DoD data as reported by Military Times, 2019

4$0 Textbooks & Ebooks We provide no-cost textbooks and ebooks for all undergraduate, doctoral, and military-tuition-grant-eligible master’s-level students (See footnote 2 for Freedom Grant Eligibility).

5$0 Technology Fee We waive the technology fee for active-duty military servicemembers, National Guard members, and Reservists.

672% Graduate With No APUS-Incurred Student Loan Debt As of December 31, 2019. Includes alumni who graduated with an associate, bachelor's, or master's degree from APUS. Student loan debt is defined as student loans and private education loans used for tuition, fees, living expenses, and book costs associated with courses taken at APUS.