About the Program
The Master of Arts in Liberal Studies is a 30-hour graduate degree program that provides students with the opportunity to pursue advanced interdisciplinary study in the humanities, arts, and social sciences. Graduate students in this program will conduct advanced research across disciplinary boundaries, synthesizing information and presenting it in a range of formats, both oral and written, suitable to meet the needs of a variety of audiences. They will develop critical thinking skills; become adept at collaboration with colleagues in other fields of study; and investigate and pursue practical applications of disciplinary knowledge. Through their coursework and projects, they will become more proficient in writing; utilize technology for presentations, visual media, and print documents; and learn professional procedures appropriate for a variety of both public sector and private industry settings.