Liberal and Interdisciplinary Studies, M.A.


In this changing, complex world, our Master’s degree in Liberal and Interdisciplinary Studies program provides a unique mix of knowledge, tools, and experience that pushes students to look deeper and ask questions with a greater depth of understanding. Receive an education that prepares you for what the future holds. As jobs and industries swiftly change, you want the flexibility to adjust and grow without missing a beat.


  • The M.A. in Liberal and Interdisciplinary Studies program ranks #2 on the list of Best Online Master’s in Liberal Arts programs.
  • This master’s level program is available exclusively online and can be completed in as little as 18 months.
  • All M.A. in Liberal and Interdisciplinary Studies courses are seven weeks long, with optional five-week summer sessions available.


  • This interdisciplinary program offers a deep dive into humanities, sciences, and arts to help students develop a bigger picture of the world.
  • There is no GRE or GMAT required.
  • While there are set due dates for assignments and projects, earning your degree online allows you the flexibility to learn on your own schedule, with no set class times and no commute necessary.
  • Our online students benefit from our dedicated Online Writing Center and Online Speaking Center, and all of the same library, technology, and career resources available to on-campus students.


  • The M.A. in Liberal and Interdisciplinary Studies program helps you future-proof your career. With the more routine tasks of many jobs moving away from human hands, it’s important to focus on the creative, innovative traits that only humans can perform. 
  • Students gain mastery in five attributes to become transformative thinkers and doers: intellectual curiosity, integrative thinking, intercultural competence, adaptability, and empathy.
  • This program allows students to elevate their career without having to put their lives on hold, learning valuable skills that make them stand out amongst their peers.

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Program Details

Degree Type: Master's

College/School: College of Arts and Sciences

Program Type: Majors & Concentrations

Class Type: Online

Contact Us

Dr. Gregory Grieve
Executive Director, Liberal and Professional Studies
Director, M.A. in Liberal and Interdisciplinary Studies
(336) 334-4912