Welcome!

Welcome to George Mason University's Higher Education Program! This page is for students pursuing the MA in Higher Education and Student Development (MA HESD) or the MAIS degree with a concentration in Higher Education or College Teaching. Here you will find information to help you succeed as a master's student in our program, including the MA Handbook, policies, forms, practicum and research opportunities, and other information.

Students pursuing the MA HESD should click here for more information about their specific program requirements.

Students pursuing one of our concentrations within the MAIS degree should click here for more information about their specific program requirements.

If you have questions or need additional information, please contact us at hepadmin@gmu.edu.