Taught course

Liberal Studies

St John's University · St John's College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Entry requirements

2 letters of recommendation Statement of purpose CV 3.0 GPA

Months of entry

January, August

Course content

The Master of Arts in Liberal Studies (M.A.L.S.) provides a multidisciplinary graduate opportunity to the intellectually curious through the study of interdisciplinary themes that draw from various academic disciplines.

There are four tracks in the M.A.L.S. program:

  • Humanities
  • Social Science
  • Cultural Studies concentration in Women's and Gender Studies
  • Innovative Research

The program is designed to provide a basis for a number of professional goals; it is not designed to duplicate or replace the specialized disciplinary training required for earning a Ph.D., though it is an excellent preparation for such training. The program is especially suited for the working professsional seeking to expand his or her horizons.

Qualification and course duration


full time
24 months

Course contact details

Robert Medrano