The Johns Hopkins University Certificate Program for Advanced Graduate Study in Liberal Arts is designed for graduates of the Johns Hopkins University Master of Liberal Arts Program (MLA) or graduates of comparable master’s programs in the liberal arts or humanities.
Each semester, you’ll select from a range of courses, often clustered in particular thematic areas. It provides you the unique opportunity to:
- Take new courses or special courses from a favorite instructor.
- Engage in stimulating and dynamic discussions in the MLA seminars.
- Meet other students who are interested in learning about new things.
- Study with distinguished Hopkins faculty from departments and programs across the university and field specialists from the Maryland State Archives, the Walters Art Gallery, and others.
- Explore interdisciplinary topics and approaches.
- Cluster courses for professional development.
Interdisciplinary Graduate Research Methods
Forbidden Knowledge: the "Metaphysical Rebel" in Myth and Literature
Markup Languages for Humanities Research
Baltimore and the Environment
Heaven on Earth: History, Art, and the Material Culture of St. Peter's and the Vatican
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
- StartingApply anytime.
DisciplinesHistory Liberal Arts View 196 other Masters in Liberal Arts in United States
- Complete the Online Application.
- Upload the following required materials to the Online Application ( an essay that allows assessment of the applicant’s academic, professional, and personal goals and a resume)
- Submit the application and pay the $75 fee when you have uploaded all necessary materials.
- 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
International2797 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 2797 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
National2797 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 2797 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
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.