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Liberal Arts

Johns Hopkins University

Master
12 months
Duration
2984 USD/year
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About

Established in 1962, the Master of Liberal Arts (MLA) Program from Johns Hopkins University has gained national recognition for the quality of its teaching and the breadth of its course offerings.

Overview

The Master of Liberal Arts (MLA) Program from Johns Hopkins University thrives on the curiosity, passion, and diversity of its students.

Our community of scholars eagerly embraces the Master of Liberal Arts interdisciplinary approach and flexible curriculum to better understand more about the world—and in so doing, learn and understand more about themselves.

The Johns Hopkins Master of Liberal Arts (MLA) is a unique, non-traditional graduate degree. Whereas most graduate programs ask you to become more and more specialized, the MLA expects you to both broaden and deepen your educational experience. Established in 1962, the MLA at Hopkins is the first program of its type in the country.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • The Self in Question: Readings in Psychology and Literature
  • Monstrosity and Metamorphosis: Imagining Animals in Early Art and Literature
  • Poetry and the Visual Arts
  • The American Southwest: Crossroads of Culture

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

 It is recommended that students submit all of their application materials at least six weeks prior to the start of the semester .

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the Online Application
  • Upload the following required materials to the Online Application: A 2-3 page essay that allows assessment of the applicant’s academic, professional and personal goals, Resume or Curriculum Vitae
  • Submit the application and pay the $75 fee when you have uploaded all necessary materials (listed above).
  • Upload unofficial copies of transcripts to the application. 
  • Mail in official transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate coursework completed within the US only.
  • If you have international coursework, send in the course-by-course credential evaluation. 
  • If English is your second language, you may be required to take the TOEFL or IELTS examination. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2984 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2984 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    2984 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2984 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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