Our master of arts (MA) program in student affairs administration in higher education (SAAHE) combines classroom learning with practical, hands-on experience. For a video introduction to the program, please click here.

You’ll gain an understanding of the contemporary issues in higher education and student affairs’ role in helping college students succeed. You’ll learn from dedicated faculty members who are not only scholars in higher education and student affairs issues but also practicing student affairs administrators.

When you complete this minimum 30-credit hour program, which is offered by Ball State’s prestigious Teachers College and cosponsored by the Division of Student Affairs and Enrollment Services, you’ll be prepared to work in academic and student support services in colleges and universities.

Learn more about the features of our program and view the list of required courses. Find out admission requirements and how to apply.