Higher Education Administration

Master of Arts

Stony Brook University

  • Delivery Mode
    100% Online
  • Total Credits
    36
  • Degree Level
    Master of Arts
  • Contact Us
    800-342-3811

Earn your master degree online

You will earn the same diploma as our on-campus students

Whether working in student affairs, academic affairs, or college/university operations, the Higher Education Administration (HEA) master's program provides current and emerging professionals with the expertise they need to become leaders in the field.


 Our diverse HEA curriculum aligns with ACPA and NASPA professional competencies. Each course combines theory and practice, so students can immediately start applying the concepts they are learning to enhance their performance in their job or internship.

What's a master's degree?
A master's degree is an advanced degree that usually takes two years to complete and typically requires students to have a bachelor’s degree in a related field of study.

How do I enroll?

Follow these steps to start your application

  1. Go to the online application
  2. Create an account
  3. Complete the forms or save for later
  4. Pay the application fee (if applicable)
  5. Submit any supplemental materials, if required
  6. Send in your academic records
  7. APPLY NOW

Interested in learning more about this program?