What You’ll Learn
The great thing about liberal studies is its multidisciplinary approach. Examine contemporary issues from different perspectives: the humanities, social and natural sciences, and the fine arts.
Our master's degree in liberal studies can be completed online. Put together a plan of study that focuses on your personal and professional goals.
- 100% online for core courses
- Elective courses can be taken online or in person
Advance your career in a program designed for you – and offered online. This 30-credit
multidisciplinary program allows you to select courses in areas that interest you.
You create a custom Plan of Study.
Our program can help you advance in your current career or profession. It's also a great program for teachers who need a master's degree and certification.
Our graduates go on to post-master's study as well as employment in fields such as education, human services, government, businesses involving sales, and positions requiring the interpersonal skills necessary for interacting with others.
All applicants must complete the multi-step process managed by the Center for Graduate Studies.
- Determine your applicant type
- Submit application
- Request all official transcripts
- Review and submit required application materials through the Application Status Portal
- International applicants must also submit international materials
- Fall semester: June 15
- Spring semester: October 15
- Summer semester: March 15
Complete applications received after the published deadline are welcome and will be reviewed on a space-available basis.
Get Your Degree Online
Get your degree in a format that's flexible for you. Our online courses engage students with their peers and instructors in the online environment.
We'll develop a Plan of Study to keep you on track toward degree completion. You'll have opportunities for independent study as well.
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Meaningful Conversations, Professional Growth
"(Presenting at the National Women's Studies Association Conference) gave me some real confidence in the growing field of women studies and made me feel like I am making a difference in something that I really care about."Hattie Patterson ’15