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  Oct 20, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Graduate Bulletin

Appalachian Studies - Culture and Music Concentration, MA


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Program Code: MA_204F
CIP Code: 05.0199

Program of Study for the Master of Arts in Appalachian Studies


Admission Requirements: Baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university; complete application to the Graduate School ; official general GRE exam scores; two-page statement of intent explaining applicant’s academic and professional goals in chosen concentration and the value of regional studies to the contemporary world; additional courses (up to 15 hours maximum) may be required if so indicated by the student’s deficiencies.

To be considered for admission, applicants must meet the criteria for admission to the Graduate School . Meeting this condition does not guarantee admission.

Location: On Campus

Course Requirements for the Master of Arts in Appalachian Studies


Total Required (Minimum 36 Hours)


Other Requirements for the MA in Appalachian Studies


  • Thesis: Optional
  • Proficiency: Not required
  • Candidacy: Required; see the program director for specific timeline and requirements for admission to candidacy
  • Comprehensive: A written examination is required
  • Product of Learning: Not required

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