College Student Affairs

Admission Requirements

Welcome Prospective Students!

Thank you for your interest in USF's M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction with a concentration in College Student Affairs (CSA). The CSA Program is a full-time two-year program of study and is based on a cohort model combining both classroom learning with practical experience in student affairs and higher education.

Please explore our website to learn about our program and the University of South Florida to determine if this program is a fit for your educational and career aspirations. If so, we encourage you to become an applicant and begin the admissions process for the CSA program. 


Interested in USF's M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction with a concentration in College Student Affairs? Please register to attend our Virtual Information Session and learn about what the College Student Affairs program offers, including course curriculum, graduate assistantships, and more.

Thursday, February 8, 2024
12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
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Admissions Process

Admission to the M.Ed program in Curriculum & Instruction: College Student Affairs is a three-step process:

  1. Admission to the CSA program requires completion of the USF graduate admissions application, which is available online. Completed applications should be received by January 15 to be considered for an Open House invitation.
  2. Applicants will participate in an academic interview once the complete application is received and qualifications have been met. Academic interviews will take place in February at Open House. 
  3. Students will interview for Graduate Assistantships during the program’s Open House, scheduled in February. If you are a part-time student, please read the "Exceptions" under Graduate Assistantships.
  4. The final application deadline is June 1. After the applications are reviewed, students will be notified of next steps and available assistantships. However, there is no guarantee that there will be Graduate Assistantships available.

admissions Requirements

To be admitted to the program, you must meet the university's graduate admissions requirements, as well as the specific program requirements.

Admissions Requirements


For more information about our program and admissions requirements, please contact us. 

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