Educational Leadership, Higher Education, M.A. - Student Personnel

Graduate Studies

Department: Department of Child, Family, and Community Sciences

The Higher Education/Student Personnel track in the Educational Leadership MA program is designed to prepare students for leadership positions in student personnel administration in higher education and education-related fields, and does not fulfill state certification requirements.  This track considers new applicants for fall semester admission only.

Application Requirements

For information on general UCF graduate admissions requirements that apply to all prospective students, please visit the Admissions section of the Graduate Catalog. Applicants must apply online. All requested materials must be submitted by the established deadline.

In addition to the general UCF graduate application requirements, applicants to this program must provide:

  • One official transcript (in a sealed envelope) from each college/university attended.
  • Official, competitive GRE score taken within the last five years.
  • Three letters of recommendation, with one being from a staff, administrator, or faculty at a college or university familiar with your involvement or engagement in postsecondary education.
  • Resumé.
  • Personal statement explaining your past, present, and future involvement in events or activities related to your development in College Student Personnel.

An individual and group interview may be required. 

Email HEPS@ucf.edu for more information.