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Master of Liberal Studies

Program Details

If you have a passion for learning, intellectual curiosity, and a desire to explore a subject matter in greater depth, the Master of Liberal Studies is a unique, flexible degree program designed to meet your personal and educational goals. 

Concentrations include:

  • Art 
  • Corporate Communications 
  • Global Studies
  • International Enterprise Leadership  
  • Gerontology
  • Global Management
  • Literary Arts  
  • Health Sciences
  • Instructional Sciences 
  • Management Information Systems  
  • Political Leadership and Public Service  
  • Political Science
  • Public Administration
  • Rural Advocacy 


  • Must have an earned bachelor's degree and a minimum 2.5 GPA on your last 60 hours of undergraduate study
  • Official transcripts
  • International students with 3-year degrees will be considered on a case-by-case basis by the graduate dean
  • Added concentration-specific requirements may apply

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission