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MSA Online Information for Admitted Students

Offer of Admission

Upon acceptance, students receive an offer of admission which includes a Letter of Acknowledgement, material to initiate enrollment and a Student Handbook. Save this communication for its wealth of important program details. Sign and return the Letter of Acknowledgement as soon as you can to get the most our of pre-program opportunities.

The Online MSA program admits student cohorts in Fall semester. Shortly before classes start, you’ll receive information from the Program Specialist for registration, payments, drop and refund dates, etc. Students attend a mandatory orientation, in virtual format, which happens just before the first day of classes. Student academic advising is handled by the faculty, Program Advisor and Program Director, whom you’ll meet during orientation.

Click on the Program Policies, Important Dates and Schedule page for Important Dates, CEGE Drop and Refund Policies, and more details that promote your success in the Online MSA program!

Student Handbook

Your Student Handbook brims with useful information to guide you through your Online MSA experience. Keep it handy for policies, dates, instructions, personnel contact information, and other details. 

Financial Aid

Online MSA students may be eligible for federal financial aid. In addition, we offer alternative loans with pre-approved providers. Please navigate to our Financing Page for more information and our school code for your FAFSA. Also check the Online MSA main webpage for potential financial workshop resources.

New Student Orientation

One of your first experiences as a Online MSA student will be the Student Orientation.  You'll meet your Program Director and Advisor, and some of your faculty. And best of all, you'll get to know your fellow students and start to develop your academic networks. The Orientation date will be sent soon after your Offer of Admission. 

Student Success

A new Cohort Meet & Greet offers an opportunity to get to know your fellow students. You'll receive an invitation for the virtual Meet & Greet near the beginning of Fall semester. Plan to attend for a fun, social and informative evening.

Students will also receive guidance for activating your myCoyote student account, including email, campus resources and access to our learning system, Blackboard. Blackboard contains numerous video tutorials you can use ahead of classes to get familiar with the system. Watch for emails containing links to the most popular tutorials.

YOUR success!

We wish all the best in your MSA Online journey! We are here to promote your success, so please do not hesitate to contact us!

Dr. Hang Pei, Program Coordinator

Jolene Redvale, Program Specialist    

Dr. Taewon Yang, Program Director