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Master of Arts Curriculum Requirements

Master of Arts Curriculum Requirements

The master's degree program is 33 credit hours. All the classes are delivered either online or through a blended format with the exception of the Capstone defense, which includes a Friday session in the spring on the Laramie campus. Beginning Fall 2017, we welcome you to take up to six credits of required courses, no exceptions, as a non-degree seeking student. Any hours earned can be transferred into your program of study, if you are admitted into the program (courses taken must be within 4 years of admittance).

Required Courses (33 Credit Hours)

  • EDRE 5530 Introduction to Research (3 credit hours)
  • HIED 5000 Community College Leadership (3 credit hours)
  • HIED 5020 Higher Education Systems (3 credit hours)
  • HIED 5030 Noncredit Education Systems (3 credit hours)
  • HIED 5040 Higher Education Staffing (3 credit hours)
  • HIED 5050 Workforce Training (3 credit hours)
  • HIED 5060 Program Budgets and Instruction (3 credit hours)
  • HIED 5240 Teaching Adults (3 credit hours)
  • HIED 5610 Planning and Evaluation (3 credit hours)
  • HIED 5660 Community College (3 credit hours)
  • HIED 5090 Capstone (3 credit hours)
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Reed Scull

Program Coordinator

Education 321

Phone: 307-766-2911



Tiffany J. Le Gal

Office Associate

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Phone: 307-766-5649


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