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Now Accepting Applications for Fall 2021!

Application fees waived through January 15, 2021.

(NOTE: if you have already applied for Fall 2021 admission, your application fee will be refunded.)

Deadline: March 1st (International) / April 1st (Domestic)

Be sure to check for our program’s specific essay instructions before applying.

Fall 2020 Office Hours!

Want to talk to someone about the program? We now have weekly office hours this fall on Thursdays from 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm and Fridays from 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Eastern Time via Zoom. Our program director, Professor Kathryn Temple, will be available to answer your questions.

*Attention Prospective Students* Professor Temple will not hold office hours on November 20, 26, and 27.

However, please feel free to contact Professor Temple directly if you still want to set up a meeting.

Be a Part of it: Reinvent the Humanities to Change the World!

Do you love the humanities but wonder how to apply your humanities education out in the world? Would you like to pursue graduate work in the humanities confident that you will find rewarding work after finishing your Masters? Are you interested in exploring the connections between the humanities and other disciplines such as the sciences, social sciences, medicine, and law?

Who Should Apply to the Program?


Seniors and Recent Bachelor’s Degree Graduates


Early/Mid-Career Professionals


Career Explorers and Changers

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