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Master of Arts in Administration

Learn how to improve your own organization

About the Program Master of Arts in Administration

The Adrian Dominican School of Education (ADSOE) at Barry University offers a Master of Arts in Administration degree program. It is designed as a graduate degree program for adult learners and practitioners focusing on administration, leadership, communication, and teamwork.

The degree program places emphasis on developing the critical administrative competencies which contribute to workplace success in all organizations - public, private, and not-for-profit - through both theoretical course content, application, and practice throughout the curriculum. The degree program consists of 36 semester credit hours, not including prerequisites. 

Graduation Requirements Curriculum

Gain the administrative and leadership competencies needed by all organizations to achieve their missions and goals.

Competency Areas

    Knowledge And Truth

    Theory

    Knowledge And Truth

    Context

    Knowledge And Truth

    Application

  • Knowledge And Truth

    Theory

  • Knowledge And Truth

    Context

  • Knowledge And Truth

    Application

Program Overview

  • Small Class Sizes

    Synthesize Knowledge

    Understand and apply the knowledge and skills critical to administrative effectiveness in today's organizations. Develop administrative competencies to improve your own organization.

  • Small Class Sizes

    Apply Theory

    Assess the various administrative and managerial theories/perspectives as they relate to problem solving within a wide range of organizational structures.

  • Small Class Sizes

    Learn Social Context

    Evaluate the various administrative theories, applications, and approaches within the broad social, economic, technological, and political environments of private, public, and nonprofit organizations.

  • Graduation

    Enjoy Broad Content

    Courses include Financial Concepts for Administration, Values and Ethics in Administration, Administrative Leadership Theory and Practice, and Changing Environment of Administration.

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Administration (MA) Online Delivery

Life changes are a constant challenge for working adults of all ages as they must adapt to new situations, new jobs or new goals. With Barry University Online, nontraditional learners can embrace change and adaptation without disrupting their learning goals. We empower our students to become the architects of their own learning experience as a member of a learning community of fellow professionals, all connected by the same objectives and desires.

Online courses and degree programs at Barry University enable students to maximize the outcome of their learning experience through intensive collaboration, exchange of ideas and experiences. The faculty is always prepared and excited to provide the best academic support and create a productive learning environment.

Admissions Requirements Curriculum
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Administration (MA) Admissions Overview

Congratulations on taking the first step to pursue your passion, advance your career, and make a difference in your community. We are committed to assist each student through the admission process.

Whether you transition straight from undergraduate studies to a graduate program or have been out of school for some time, we offer a welcoming and professional environment for graduate study.

With small class sizes, there is a considerable amount of personalized attention from your faculty and opportunities to build strong relationships with fellow classmates.

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Financial Aid Affordable for you.

At BarryU, our tuition is competitive, affordable and still promises all the perks of a private school education. Our cost per credit is in-line with other institutions, but we offer a mission-driven educational experience and provide our students with small class sizes, personalized attention, and academic excellence. Scholarships, graduate assistantships, and financial aid can also be explored to help offset overall costs.

Barry University participates in the full array of federal and state financial aid programs. At Barry, we are committed to doing all we can to help you finance your education.

Barry University's Financial Aid staff will assist you through the financial aid application process.

Financial Aid Programs

Below are the costs associated with the different degrees and programs in the Adrian Dominican School of Education. (Effective July 2021)

Doctoral Programs

Counseling $1,125.00
Curriculum & Instruction $950.00
Organizational Leadership $850.00
Transformational School Leadership $850.00

Educational Specialist Programs

School Psychology $750.00
Educational Leadership $600.00
Montessori $600.00

Master's Programs

Counseling $800.00
School Psychology $750.00
Human Resource Development $600.00
Administration $600.00
Curriculum & Instruction $600.00
Bahamas Tuition Rate - Master's Programs $600.00
Montessori $600.00

Online Programs

Reading $419.00
Educational Leadership $419.00
Exceptional Student Education $419.00
Higher Education Administration $419.00
Curriculum & Instruction $419.00

Doctoral Programs

Counseling
$1,125.00
Curriculum & Instruction
$950.00
Organizational Leadership
$850.00
Transformational School Leadership
$850.00

Educational Specialist Programs

School Psychology
$750.00
Educational Leadership
$600.00
Montessori
$600.00

Master's Programs

Counseling
$800.00
School Psychology
$750.00
Human Resource Development
$600.00
Administration
$600.00
Curriculum & Instruction
$600.00
Bahamas Tuition Rate - Master's Programs
$600.00
Montessori
$600.00

Online Programs

Reading
$419.00
Educational Leadership
$419.00
Exceptional Student Education
$419.00
Higher Education Administration
$419.00
Curriculum & Instruction
$419.00

Please inquire about military, public service, and certificate program rates

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