12 months
1055 USD/credit 32705 USD/year
1055 USD/credit 32705 USD/year
703 USD/credit 21793 USD/year
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Medieval Studies from Western Michigan University is allowing students to pursue specialized interests and  offers an academic environment conducive to the study of the Middle Ages.


The curriculum for Medieval Studies from Western Michigan University is intended to provide students with a broad interdisciplinary background in medieval history, languages, literature and religion. Most courses taken to fulfill the requirements for the M.A. are taught by the institute's affiliated faculty. 

Graduates with Medieval Studies from Western Michigan University will gain broad background in:

  • medieval history, 
  • languages, 
  • literatures
  • religion.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Medieval Literature 
  • Medieval History Proseminar 
  • Medieval Latin 
  • Historical Studies in Religion
  • Medieval Christianity

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Rolling admissions, students may be admitted any semester.


31 SCH

A total of 31 credit hours of coursework; or 34 credit hours for thesis writers, including 13 credit hours of required core courses (with a course grade of B or better);


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Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae (CV)

  • Copy of passport identification page

  • Proof of English language proficiency

  • Transcripts from all post-secondary schools attended or are attending, including diplomas, examination results, mark sheets and certificates

  • $100 non-refundable application fee

  • Proof of sufficient funds for the first academic year of study at WMU according to estimated cost of attendance

  • This program requires three recommendations

  • Written statement

  • One (1) writing sample required (to be attached within the online application).

  • Undergraduates must have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 to be considered for admission to the Accelerated Master's

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    32705 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1055 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    32705 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1055 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    21793 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 703 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Kalamazoo

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.


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