Master of Arts in Cross-Disciplinary Studies
Nova Southeastern University

Program Details

Nova Southeastern University offers a Master of Arts in Cross-Disciplinary Studies, an online liberal arts degree.  This is a flexible degree that allows students to cocreate their own degrees while learning about the meaningful synergy among various disciplines.  You will learn from a team of interdisciplinary faculty members from diverse cultural, academic, and professional backgrounds.  Graduates are prepared to pursue doctoral, law, or other graduate degrees or can enter careers in teaching, non-profit management, social service organizations, coaching, consulting, student affairs, and more. 

This degree in liberal arts teaches students how to combine the theories and practical applications of such areas as:

  • Gender
  • Diversity
  • Culture
  • Environmental Studies
  • Health Sciences
  • Human Rights
  • Qualitative Research


  • Baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Official transcripts 
  • A GPA of 3.0
  • Personal statement
  • A sample of academic writing
  • Two academic or professional letters of recommendation
  • A resume or curriculum vita
  • An interview may be required

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges