The Higher Education and Organizational Change (HEOC) Division is committed to advancing the scholarship, research, and practice of higher education and organizational transformation in the United States and abroad. HEOC represents the School’s commitment to excellence, equity, and social justice within higher education. In the M.A. and Ph.D. programs, students gain an understanding of the historical, political, social, and philosophical elements that have shaped and continue to affect higher education. They also count with the resources and ongoing research of the Higher Education Research Institute (HERI).