About the Humanities program
The students in the Humanities program of the University at Buffalo choose coursework from fifields such as American Studies, Art, Classics, Comparative Literature, English, Global Gender Studies, History, Media Study, Music, Philosophy, Romance Languages and Literature, Theater and Dance, and Visual Studies, or choose to integrate one of the above disciplines with a Social or Natural Science.
There are also several formal concentrations within the Humanities IDP degree including Film and Media Study and Disability Studies. Students interested in these concentrations should visit the respective department website for specific program requirements.
Students are required to complete 36 credit hours of graduate level work consisting of:
- 12 credit hours in an arts or humanities discipline.
- 12 additional credit hours in an arts, humanities, social or natural science.
- 6 credit hours of related elective course work.
- 6 credit hours of project supervision or thesis guidance.
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
- Apply before
- After these dates, applications are reviewed on a rolling basis.
DisciplinesLanguage Studies General Studies & Classics Literature View 982 other Masters in Language Studies in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- The online application form
- Graduate School application fee of $75
- Two letters of recommendation
- Official transcripts
- Personal statement
- Curriculum Vitae/Resume
- Financial disclosure statement
- TOEFL scores
International46200 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 23100 USD per semester during 24 months.
National46200 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 23100 USD per semester during 24 months.
In-State22620 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 11310 USD per semester during 24 months.
Living costs for Buffalo
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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