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Date: Jun 02, 2010
Hofstra’s School of Education, Health and Human Services Announces New Online ProgramHofstra University, Hempstead, NY – The School of Education, Health and Human Services will begin offering its Master of Science in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies with a concentration in higher education online in Fall 2010.
Both the online and on campus classes are taught by experts in the field of higher education:
• Sean Fanelli, Ph. D., served as the Nassau Community College President for 27 years. Dr. Fanelli will be the Graduate Director and also teach in the program.
• Holly Seirup, Ph.D. is a leading faculty member for this program and has worked in higher education for over 20 years. Prior to her professorship, Dr. Seirup served as vice president of operations and dean of students at Hofstra.
• Eduardo Duarte Ph.D. and Jonathan Lightfoot Ph.D. will add their expertise in philosophical and social foundations.
In addition to the convenience and flexibility of taking courses online, students also have the option to take some courses on campus if they choose. The higher education concentration is 36 credit hours and runs in full semester terms (15 weeks). New students applying for this program must enter in the fall.
For more information, contact the Graduate Program Director, Dr. Sean Fanelli at
(516) 463-5758 or visit hofstra.edu/mshigered.
Hofstra University is a dynamic private institution where students can choose from about 150 undergraduate and more than 160 graduate programs in liberal arts and sciences, business; engineering; communication; education, health and human services; and honors studies, as well as a School of Law.