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Arts and Sciences

Northern Michigan University

12 months
804 USD/credit 25728 USD/year
804 USD/credit 25728 USD/year
588 USD/credit 18816 USD/year
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Master of Arts in Arts and Sciences is offered at the Northern Michigan University.


The programme

The Master of Arts and Sciences degree at the Northern Michigan University is an interdisciplinary degree designed to:

  • accommodate students with needs that are not met by existing programs
  • recognize that current employment opportunities as well as future ones may not be structured around existing departments or degree programs
  • provide flexibility and innovation
  • recognize the needs of people who have been out of school for longer periods of time and have special occupational or vocational situations
  • assist students who want to change their field of study from that of their baccalaureate degree.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Master of Arts and Sciences
  • Capstone 
  • Electives

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

NMU processes applications on a rolling basis. While there are no deadlines, we wish to assist you well in advance of the semester for which you plan to enroll


32 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the Graduate Admission Application.
  • A $50 application fee through bank draft, money order or credit card made payable in U.S. funds.
  • Official, original transcripts from all colleges or universities attended. 
  • Education Credential Evaluation-Graduate students must submit all non-U.S. post-secondary academic records for evaluation and have the results sent to the Office of Graduation Education. 
  • Non-native speakers of English must prove an adequate level of English language proficiency for admission into an academic program. 
  • Financial Guarantee-Students must provide documentation that they have the ability to finance their education at Northern Michigan University.
  • Submit official scores in a standardized test (GRE, GMAT) if required for admission to the selected degree programs.
  • Three letters of recommendation from persons knowledgeable about the academic abilities of the student.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    25728 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 804 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    25728 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 804 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    18816 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 588 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Marquette

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Updated over a year ago

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