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Cultural Sustainability

Goucher College

M.A. On Campus
24 months
Duration
906 USD/credit
906 USD/credit
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About

Goucher College's Master of Arts in Cultural Sustainability is a completely unique program. You will learn how to work closely with individuals and communities to identify, protect, enhance, and advocate for important traditions, ways of life, cherished spaces, and our vital relationships to each other and the world. 

Overview

As a result, you will become a leader, writer, thinker, teacher, activist, and/or entrepreneur who will take action to counter the powerful forces that endanger communities and threaten cultural equity around the world.

The  M.A. in Cultural Sustainability program from Goucher College brings together knowledge from cultural anthropology, public history, folklore, ethnomusicology, communications, leadership studies and management, museum education, community development, and activism to teach you to effect positive, community-driven change in the cultures you care about most whether it be an African village, an American inner-city neighborhood, a remote tribe in Asia, or a threatened public space just down the street. The discipline of cultural sustainability can be and will be applied wherever valued ways-of-life are at risk.

Career

  • Directors of folklife and community arts organization
  • Museum educators 
  • Travel writer
  • PhD students / teaching
  • Tribal cultural leaders
  • Founders and Directors of community-building social service organizations
  • Culturally-aware health care providers
  • Refugee resettlement workers
  • Project managers
  • Outreach specialists
  • Events designers and coordinators
  • College professors

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cultural Sustainability
  • Cultural Policy
  • Cultural Documentation
  • Cultural Partnership 
  • Ethnographic Methodologies 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

42 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the online application.
  • Send official sealed transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate work.
  • Send a minimum of one letter of recommendation completed by someone who knows you well enough to give an informed opinion of your intellectual ability, capacity for sustained self-directed study, personal qualifications, and professional potential.
  • Complete the essay answering program-specific questions. Please review essay requirements below.
  • International students must also follow the international student admissions processes.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    906 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 906 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    906 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 906 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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