The Higher Education and Community College Online Program is highly devoted to enrolling a graduate student population of individuals who are diverse in regards to culture, ability, and experience. Admission to the Higher Education and Community College Online Program is very competitive.
Any student who holds a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher education, who wishes to be admitted to the HECC Online Program must be currently employed at a college/university (preferred) OR have access to college/university campus for internship and assignment purposes and complete the following:
ROLLING ADMISSIONS – Original Cohort began Fall 2019 (see course schedule at https://www.eiu.edu/hecc/courses.php)
All students can apply to the graduate school through MyEIU. The graduate school requires:
Learn more about the Graduate School admissions process.
Once you are admitted to the Graduate School, submit an application to the Higher Education and Community College Online Program Department. The department application is also found on MyEIU.