Postsecondary Education: Student Affairs
This major is designed to prepare an individual for a career in the administration of student affairs programs in college and university settings.
Students interested in this program must submit a completed Application for Admission to Graduate Study and should contact the Department of Educational Leadership, Counseling, and Postsecondary Education for any other admission requirements. Graduate information and application for graduate admission can be found at http://www.grad.uni.edu/admission (also http://www.uni.edu/coe/departments/educational-leadership-counseling-postsecondary-education/postsecondary-education).
The Graduate Record Examination (General Test) is not required for admission to the program.
This major is available on the thesis and non-thesis options. The thesis option requires a minimum of 48 semester hours, and the non-thesis option requires a minimum of 44 semester hours. A minimum of thirty-two (32) hours of 200/6000-level course work is required for the thesis option. A minimum of thirty (30) hours of 200/6000-level course work is required for the non-thesis option.
Required professional core:
Measurement and Research: 250:205.....3 hours
Postsecondary education core:
170:289 Seminar.....3 hours
170:290 Practicum (two are required for 6 hrs.)*.....6 hours
170:299 Research.....2 or 6 hours
Thesis option (6 hrs.)
Non-thesis option (2 hrs.)
Electives may include, but are not limited to, the following.....6 hours
Education, Interdepartmental: 190:305.
Educational Psychology: 200:214.
Social Foundations: 260:234.
Thesis option.....48 hours
Non-thesis option.....44 hours
*Note: Upon advisement, some students may substitute course work for practicum. A license to teach is not required for this major.