Higher Education Administration and Policy Program

Higher Education Administration and Policy Program

Master of Science in Higher Education and Policy

The Higher Education Administration and Policy Program will prepare you as a reflective and dynamic leader in higher education — for colleges and universities, governmental agencies and consulting firms in postsecondary education. Pursue career fields such as student affairs, admissions, community relations, policy analysis, alumni relations and development, policy and institutional analysis, athletics administration and change management. Learn more at a program preview.

Northwestern University's School of Education and Social Policy consistently ranks among the
top graduate schools of education by U.S. News & World Report.

Launch, Change or
Advance Your Career

Learn about part- and full-time options for our Master of Science in Higher Education Administration and Policy Program within Northwestern’s School of Education and Social Policy.

Expand Your
Career Potential

Enhance your current credentials with a flexible face-to-face and virtual blended learning format in our five-course Graduate Certificate in Higher Education Administration.

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Headline-worthy news about MSHE students, alumni, faculty, staff, and friends of the program

MSHE at Northwestern's PossePlus Retreat

4/24/17 by Elyse Yarnell

This year, two current MS in Higher Education Administration and Policy (MSHE) students, Jamie Jeune and Eric Hetland, attended the PossePlus Retreat for the Northwestern PosseScholars. 

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MSHE Preview Days 2017

3/23/17 by Elyse Yarnell

Each year, Northwestern University’s Master's Degree in Higher Education Administration and Policy program (MSHE) hosts a special on-campus event—Preview Days—for newly admitted students who have committed through the early admission process.  The event offers students a unique chance to secure internships, meet with program faculty, staff, and alumni, and socialize with current students and potential future classmates.

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Campus Inclusion and Multicultural Student Affairs

2/14/17 by MSHE staff

Northwestern's MS in Higher Education Administration and Policy (MSHE) program recenlty hosted two campus inclusion and multicultural student affairs-related events: a dialogue in partnership with Northwestern's Campus Inclusion and Community and a webinar featuring multicultural student affairs leaders

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MS in Higher Education Administration and Policy Program

2120 Campus Drive
Evanston, IL 60208
Northwestern University

Phone: 847/491-7526

Email: ms-highered@northwestern.edu