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206 Burton Hall
178 Pillsbury Drive SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Fax: 612-624-3377

Undergraduate Studies:

Graduate Studies:


Higher Education (HE)

Higher education focuses on the experiences, practices, and decisions of those involved in post-secondary education, as well as on the sociopolitical contexts in which higher education exists. Areas of concentration include administration and organization, policy, college students, external relations, equity-oriented change, and research integrity.

HE provides an opportunity for intensive study of the policies and organizational issues in higher education institutions and systems. Students enrolled in the HE track are the future leaders, university administrators, educators, policy analysts and researchers in the field of higher education. The program is selective. All new students begin the program in the fall semester.

This program is for applicants interested in:

HE Programs


Questions regarding the admissions process, admissions documents, or general information about the program should be directed to:

Dr. Jeremy Hernandez
Coordinator of graduate studies

Specific questions regarding course content should be directed to:

Dr. Karen Miksch
Coordinator, Higher Education Program Track

Revised December 14, 2016

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