Master of Arts in Liberal Studies/Integrated Studies

students in class

The Liberal Studies/Integrated Studies program allows students to obtain a graduate degree while pursuing advanced coursework in two or more disciplines. Characterized by its flexibility courses on campus or online, courses from various departments this degree provides advanced credentials and a curriculum designed by the student, in conjunction with an advisor.

Curricular Requirements: Minimum of 30 graduate semester hours; 18 hours must come from two or more of the following fields:

  • Anthropology
  • Biology
  • Computer Science and Information Systems
  • Criminal Justice
  • Drama
  • Economics
  • Emergency Management
  • English
  • Geography
  • History
  • Music
  • Political Science
  • Psychology

12 graduate semester hours may be completed in other fields selected by the
students and advisor.

Admission to Liberal Studies/Integrated Studies

Applicants who meet general admission requirements to graduate studies are
eligible for admission to this program. A particular undergraduate major is not
specified for admission to this program.

Advisor

Barbara Cook
bacook@jsu.edu