Jun 12, 2024  
2022-2023 Graduate Studies Bulletin 
2022-2023 Graduate Studies Bulletin [ARCHIVED BULLETIN]

Higher Education Leadership and Policy Studies, MSEd

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Professor Natow, Graduate Program Director, 516-463-6027

This program provides an interdisciplinary exploration of important foundational and policy issues in education and a basic introduction to educational leadership in higher education settings. The program provides flexible course delivery methods to meet the diverse needs of students. Students can complete degree requirements on-site, online, or a combination of on-site and online courses. A distance learning (DL) course is equivalent to its on-site version.

Admission Requirements

  1. Bachelor’s degree, with a GPA of 3.0 or better.
  2. Three letters of recommendation;
  3. Detailed resume of professional experiences; and
  4. Comprehensive statement of professional goals and objectives.


Program Requirements – Total Semester Hours: 36

Area 2. Elective Hours - Semester Hours: 6

Students must choose a minimum of 6 s.h. from the courses below:

Area 3. Completion Project - Semester Hours: 3

Graduation Requirements

  1. Completion of all program requirements; and
  2. Minimum GPA of 3.0 in overall graduate course work.

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