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Higher Education (Student Affairs Administration) MEd


If you have a passion for higher education, this is your opportunity to help new students transition into college life by getting an online Student Affairs degree from The University of Southern Mississippi.

With our new online Student Affairs degree, you’ll develop the skills needed to usher students into your university. This program will give you the tools you need to work directly with collegiate students in a wide range of areas. Graduates go on to work in colleges and universities in these areas of student services:

  • Admissions
  • Administration
  • Activities
  • Recruitment
  • Residence Life
  • Fraternity and Sorority Life
  • Career Services


If you’re interested in making a difference in higher education from the institutional side, check out our Higher Education program.

The University of Southern Mississippi is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools of Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). That means you can expect a program with the highest standards and quality.

The Graduate School will be authorizing standardized test waivers to applicants to the Spring, Summer, and Fall 2021 terms.