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The Schools of Nursing and Pharmacy operate on both the Oxford and Jackson campuses. The Schools of Dentistry, Health Related Professionals and Medicine, and the Health Sciences Graduate School, are based in Jackson only. (Additional healthcare programs are available through the School of Applied Sciences on the Oxford campus.) Other than these exceptions, the schools above are on the Oxford campus.

Minor - Higher Education

Minor - Higher Education


A minor in higher education exposes students to professions and advanced areas of study within the field of higher education and student affairs. Issues in higher education related to history, social movements, current events, teaching, and learning are focus areas of the minor.

Course Requirements

Students who want to pursue a minor in higher education must complete the following courses:

Students must maintain at least a 3.0 average in all courses counted toward the minor. Other courses at the 300 level or higher may count toward the minor with the approval of the department chair.

Other Academic Requirements

The higher education minor is open to undergraduate students who have an interest in higher education and student affairs. The minor does not meet graduate degree requirements.

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