University of Michigan - Dearborn

College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters Graduate Programs

Liberal Studies

Address:

Fairlane Center South Room 168

4901 Evergreen Road, 2200 SSB

Dearborn, MI 48128

United States

Phone:

313-593-0897

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Liberal Studies

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The MA in Liberal Studies program, under the authority of the Rackham School of Graduate Studies (UM-Ann Arbor), is designed for professionals who value the liberal arts and seek a flexible and individualized post-baccalaureate education. The program offers challenging interdisciplinary study to adults who want a master’s degree that will: deepen and broaden their education while maintaining their careers; fill in perceived gaps in knowledge; allow students to pursue new interests; and explore knowledge across disciplinary boundaries. While neither a professional or vocational degree, it develops critical thinking and writing skills as well as interdisciplinary knowledge and techniques that may be applied in professional and vocational contexts.

Accreditation:

The University of Michigan-Dearborn is fully accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

International Student Requirements:

• Completed application form • Application fee ($60.00 for those who will be studying on an F or J visa) • Official transcripts from all post-secondary institutions, and proof of secondary school completion (academic records) • English Language Proficiency (TOEFL, IELTS or MELAB) • Full Financial Support Information (Required for F and J Visa Students only) • Health Insurance • SEVIS DS-2019 Request Form (J Visa Students only) • Transfer Clearance document (required if student has a previous SEVIS I-20)

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 30

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999

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