Online Masters in Higher Education


Lay the foundation for multiple, rewarding career paths with Walden’s master’s in higher education program.

Lay the foundation for multiple, rewarding career paths with Walden’s master’s in higher education program.

Next Start Dates

  • Course Based

    Courses with a set schedule

    January 09, 2023

Transfer Credits

Up to 15 Credits

1Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) IPEDS database. Collected using Burning Glass Technologies. Retrieved July 2020, using CIP code 13.0406 (master’s degree – Higher Education / Higher Education Administration). Includes 2017–18 final data.

2Source: Walden University Office of Institutional Research and Assessment (OIRA), as of December 31, 2019.

3Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Postsecondary Teachers . National long-term projections may not reflect local and/or short-term economic or job conditions, do not guarantee actual job growth, and are subject to change.

4Source: Burning Glass Technologies Labor Insights™. Industry Analysis, active selections "nationwide" and “last 12 months” and “Industry: educational services” and “keywords: higher education” and. “education: master’s” Retrieved February 2020 .

Walden offers both state-approved educator licensure programs as well as programs and courses that do not lead to licensure or endorsements. Prospective students must review their state licensure requirements prior to enrolling. For more information, please refer to www.WaldenU.edu/educlicensure.

Note on Teacher Licensure or Certification
This program does not lead to teacher licensure or certification. Teachers are advised to contact their individual school districts as to whether this program may qualify for salary advancement.