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Liberal Studies, Master

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  • 12 months
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University rank #501 (ARWU) Kent, OH, United States| Online
The Master of Liberal Studies degree offered at the Kent State University provides students with a unique opportunity to study at the graduate level in fields that are of interest and use to them. 
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Overview

Under the guidance of the program's director, students select courses from across disciplines in the the university to form their own individualized and integrated program of study.

Program Learning Outcomes

Graduates of this Liberal Studies program from the Kent State University will be able to:
  • Bring together the different fields in which they have been working
  • See the advantages of doing so.
  • Continue to pursue the knowledge they entered the program to acquire.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Methods And Approaches To Multidisciplinary Studies
  • Liberal Studies Essay
  • Electives

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    at least one month before the start of the semester of first coursework.

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    33 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    102

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  • Minimum required score:

    610

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university for unconditional admission
  • Minimum 3.000 undergraduate GPA on a 4.000 point scale for unconditional admission
  • Official transcript(s)
  • Goal statement
  • Three letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21952 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21952 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    21952 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21952 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    11766 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11766 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Kent

  • 1036 - 1710 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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