Are you experienced, imaginative and creative? Are you an active learner who values an interdisciplinary sequence of studies focused on a central theme, concept or issue? Would you be interested in incorporating an advanced certificate into your degree program and earn a second credential? Join us in the MALS program. Submit an admissions application during our Application Review period.
Liberal Studies from SUNY/Empire State College is a 36-credit hour master’s degree incorporating online courses with several (usually 2-3) weekend Residencies. The degree is a highly individualized program consisting of 12 3-credit courses.
Your program begins with two courses that provide the tools you need to understand and adopt the perspectives of multiple disciplines. These are followed by a series of electives that you can design or select, culminating in a unique final project.
More informationVisit official programme website
- Courses included:
- Seminar in Liberal Studies:
- Models of Critical Inquiry
- Perspectives on Interdisciplinary Studies
- Literature Review
- Methods of Inquiry
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DisciplinesLiberal Arts View 17 other Masters in Liberal Arts in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- A single integrative essay
- Current resume'
- Two recommendations, at least one from your current direct supervisor or appropriate alternative with the ability to discuss your career and professional goals and skills; a second letter may come from members of the faculty with whom you have worked or who know you well
- Official transcripts from regionally accredited colleges/universities attended:
- Non-refundable $50 application/orientation fee
International23100 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 11550 USD per semester and a duration of .
National13570 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 6785 USD per semester and a duration of .
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.
Getting a Student Visa
This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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