Master of Liberal Arts Degree

University of Richmond
United States
Master's Degree
Study mode
2 years
January May August
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Entry Requirements

  • A baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited U.S. college or university (or international equivalent)
  • A grade point average of 3.0 or higher on all college or university academic work attempted
  • A one-page statement of purpose which clarifies the student’s goals and gives a broad indication of the type of focus the student wishes to pursue. Applicants seeking the MLA Concentration in Public History should discuss public history as their area of focus.


  • Methods and Themes in Liberal Studies
  • Humanities Seminar
  • Social Sciences Seminar
  • Science Seminar
  • Seminar in Liberal Arts

Required Focus

15 semester hours. All candidates must select 5 additional graduate courses in consultation with the program coordinator. A Concentration in Public History may be selected as the required focus.

MLA Concentration in Public History

  • Introduction to Public History
  • Managing Public History Organizations
  • Management of Historical Collections
  • Marketing the Past: Methods of Historical Interpretation and Communication
  • Capstone Course

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