Nov 29, 2021  
2011-2012 Shepherd University Catalog 
2011-2012 Shepherd University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

College Student Development and Administration, M.A.

Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Graduate Studies

The Master of Arts (M.A.) in College Student Development and Administration is a 36 credit-hour program designed for students who have completed a baccalaureate degree and are interested in pursuing or advancing a career in student affairs or enrollment management. Courses are offered in the evenings or on weekends to accommodate students holding full-time jobs while completing the program. The program combines courses in student development theory, assessment, and research methodologies with practicum experiences in student affairs and enrollment services at both two- and four-year institutions. The program meets the Council for the Advancement of Standards recommendations for a master’s degree in this field

Curriculum for Master of Arts, College Student Development and Administration

Total credit hours, 36 Hours:

Additional Elective Coursework:

Additional 3 credit electives may be approved by the program coordinator. If a second practicum is waived, complete 3 additional credits of CSDA or approved elective course work.

Comprehensive Exams:

CSDA students must complete and pass comprehensive exams during the last semester in the program in order to be eligible for graduation.

Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Graduate Studies