MASTER OF ARTS IN HUMANITIES (GL80)
DIRECTOR OF THE GRADUATE HUMANITIES PROGRAM
Dr. Eric Lassiter
South Charleston campus
Graduate College 233
- AREAS OF EMPHASIS OFFERED:
- Arts & Society, Cultural Studies, Literary Studies, and Historical Studies..
- Appalachian Studies, Women’s Studies
- 36 credit hours with thesis, 39 credit hours with Final Project.
- NORMAL TIME TO COMPLETE FOR FULL-TIME STUDENT:
- 2 years.
- PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS:
- After completing a prescribed core of humanities courses, a student elects one of four areas of concentration (Arts and Society; Cultural Studies; Historical Studies; Literary Studies). Although the student‚Äôs plan may encompass courses from more than one area of concentration it will have strong intellectual coherence. The program enhances a student‚Äôs ability to deal critically and flexibly with intellectual, social, political, historical, literary, or artistic issues with a broad humanistic perspective.
- PROGRAM OBJECTIVES:
- The Master of Arts in Humanities stresses an interdisciplinary approach, embracing a variety of fields, while allowing conventional disciplinary studies as an integral part of the program. Students consult with faculty advisors to determine individual plans of study.
- JOBS RELATED TO THIS PROGRAM:
- For more information, please click on the links below to the O*NET website supported by the U.S. Department of Labor.
- 25-1062.00 Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary
- 27-3043.05 Poets, Lyricists and Creative Writers
- 43-9081.00 Proofreaders and Copy Markers
- 27-3041.00 Editors
- 27-1019.00 Artists and Related Workers, All Other
- 25-4013.00 Museum Technicians and Conservators Bright Outlook
- 25-4021.00 Librarians
- 21-1099.00 Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other
- 27-3043.00 Writers and Authors
- APPLICATION DEADLINE FOR ADMISSION:
- Fall enrollment: August 1; Spring enrollment: December 1; Summer enrollment: May 1
- GRE OR OTHER TEST REQUIRED:
- GRE or MAT
- PROGRAM LOCATION:
- South Charleston