Master of Liberal Studies / Literary Arts
Fort Hays State University

Program Details

Fort Hays State University offers a Master of Liberal Studies degree in Literary Arts to the online student.  This program is designed for ultimate flexibility in both scheduling and admission requirements.  Studies include but are not limited to:

  • World Drama
  • Modern American Poetry
  • Film and Literature

Students will develop an essential knowledge of literature as well as critical writing abilities.  Through a theoretical approach to literature, this program allows for students without an undergraduate English degree to take on this curriculum.  Experience rigorous studies rounded out with a semester-long Culminating Experience Project with FHSU distance learning.


  • An earned bachelor's degree
  • 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

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission