Field Experience

All students pursuing a master's degree in higher education are required to complete a field experience.  Some, but not all, experiences are paid. Positions are both on the Boston College campus and in and around the Boston area.

Postings on this site are strictly for the M.A. students in the Higher Education program, and must be offered solely at higher education institutions in the greater Boston area.  To post on this site, or if you have any questions, please contact Professor Michael James by email:, utilizing the following guidelines.  Positions will only be posted if following the guidelines.

In addition, supervisors will need to sign the following agreement form (along with their intern/Graduate Assistant) prior to the start of the academic semester.