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MA in Liberal Studies

The Master of Arts in Liberal Studies (MALS) degree program is designed for working professionals interested in applying the rigorous study of the liberal arts to their chosen professions. Students may tailor their master's program to their profession or their interests by selecting an area of study focusing on Digital Humanities, Geropsychology, Industrial-Organizational Psychology, Online Learning and Teaching or Professional Communications.

Each program focuses on the links between the liberal arts and a student's career, which enables them to gain specific competencies and perspectives that can make a difference in their career. The Master of Arts in Liberal Studies is a 36-credit program.

* MLS-700 and MLS-710 cannot be taken concurrently. Students must complete MLS-700 before enrolling in MLS-710

About the MALS Program



Estimated Cost of Degree:


Based on:

  • $50 application fee
  • $668 per credit
  • $298 graduation audit fee

Excludes books or other fees
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Transfer Credits:

Up to 12 Credits

Degree Program Profile Sheet

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