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Liberal Studies

The City University of New York

12 months
Duration
855 USD/credit
855 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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About

The Master of Arts in Liberal Studies program at The City University of New York makes possible a structured study of issues and problems outside the usual graduate school disciplines.

Overview

Liberal Studies  interdisciplinary approach at The City University of New York encourages students to see a specific problem, theme, or topic from a broad perspective by focusing on it through more than one methodology. 

What you'll study

The base of the 30-credit program is three team-taught core seminars that provide an intense examination of the sources and development of Western values. While completing the core seminars (which comprise 9 credits), students, in consultation with a faculty advisor, select 18 credits of elective courses from existing college graduate offerings. This allows for a focused yet interdisciplinary approach at the master’s level of study.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Western Values I
  • Western Values II
  • Western Values III

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
61

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
61

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application Fee
  • Transcripts 
  • Essay
  • Letters of Reference
  • Interview
  • Test Scores

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    855 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    855 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 12 months.

Resident: 

  • Full-time - $5,545/semester
  • Part-time - $470/credit

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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