Here is a quick summary of the Liberal Arts Studies curriculum. More details may be found on our Requirements page.

  • 30 credit hours
  • Evening courses
    • Meet once a week to explore subjects across the humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences, as well as law, medicine, business, and divinity
    • No prerequisites or specialized knowledge expected or required to join a course
  • Design Your Own Curriculum
  • Students can supplement their Liberal Arts Studies courses with Master’s level coursework in any department in the university
  • Conclude your program with a thesis or capstone project:
    • Master’s thesis – a substantial research paper
    • Research project and report
    • Creative work in any form of the arts with contextual paper
    • Internship project and report
    • Portfolio of at least two major papers submitted in Liberal Arts Studies courses, together with a review paper on significant learnings from your coursework


If you have questions about the Liberal Arts Studies M.A. program, please contact us so we can help you!