M.A. On Campus Online Blended

Liberal Studies

Stony Brook University

12 months
963 USD/credit 28890 USD/year
963 USD/credit 28890 USD/year
471 USD/credit 14130 USD/year
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Liberal Studies from Stony Brook University is an interdisciplinary degree program that is uniquely designed to meet students’ personal and professional needs.  


Liberal Studies from Stony Brook University curriculum offers a solid foundation of core professional skills and allows students to design a curriculum from courses selected from a broad range of academic disciplines. Graduates emerge with a broad intellectual perspective and enhanced analytical and communication skills that are highly transferable to a number of professional contexts.  


Our diverse alumni include teachers, environmental consultants, non-profit and educational administrators, advertising executives, athletic coaches, human resource managers, attorneys and writers, among others. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Effective Prof Thinking
  • Eff Prof Global&Cultural Aware
  • Eff Prof Action, Leadership
  • Effective Prof. Communication

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Priority deadlines for national students. Completed application packages received after this date will be accommodated as space permits.


30 alternative credits


On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Prospective student submits an application to the intended SPD program.
  • A personal statement.
  • Official transcripts showing the conferral of your undergraduate degree.
  • Applicants to matriculated programs must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.00 on a 4.00 point scale. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28890 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 963 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    28890 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 963 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    14130 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 471 USD per credit during 12 months.

Tuition for out-of-state students in online program is 565 USD per 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.


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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