Graduate Institute, The

Graduate Institute, The

Master of Arts in Oral Traditions

Address:

171 Amity Road

Bethany, CT 06524

United States

Phone:

1-203-874-4252

Fax:

1-203-874-8070

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Arts in Oral Traditions

Format: Hybrid

Program Description:

The M.A. in Oral Traditions examines the power of the spoken word as a force for transformative action in education, the arts, and cultural development. Participants study mythology, folklore, literature, sociology, and psychology, and pursue new discoveries in the time-honored tradition of storytelling. A great program for educators, Oral Traditions focuses on using storytelling to promote reading comprehension, language development, creative problem-solving, and joy in learning. It offers a powerful and engaging course of study for anyone seeking to understand and apply the profound impact of the spoken word toward enhanced artistic endeavors, community action, and cultural transformation.

Accreditation:

The Graduate Institute is fully licensed, chartered, and accredited by the Connecticut Department of Higher Education, Board of Governors.

International Student Requirements:

Transcripts must be evaluated by World Education Services (or an equivalent agency). Candidates whose native language is not English must present a score of at least 550 on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).

Facts & Figures

# of Credits Required: 36

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $428 USD

In State Tuition (per year): 12348 USD