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Liberal Arts Prepares CEO of Volunteer Houston
Master in Liberal Arts Degree Offers 18 Concentrations
MLA Alumnus Named Secondary Principal of the Year
MLA Admissions Video
Liberal Arts Prepares CEO of Volunteer Houston

Cameron Waldner, CEO of Volunteer Houston, talks about his day to day and how the Master in Liberal Arts at the University of St. Thomas - Houston prepared him to lead and grow the company. Watch the Video

Master in Liberal Arts Degree Offers 18 Concentrations

Lauren Shelley, MLA ’15 – a high school English teacher in Spring Branch ISD – earned her Master in Liberal Arts degree from UST in December, with a concentration in English. “I entered UST’s MLA program with the goal of teaching dual-credit English classes to my students,” said Shelley. “Now, I’m employed with both Spring Branch ISD and Houston Community College.” Read more

MLA Alumnus Named Secondary Principal of the Year

In only his third year as principal of Fairview Junior High, Bobby Martinez, MLA ’08, was named 2016 Secondary Principal of the Year for the Alvin Independent School District. Martinez concurrently completed a Master in Liberal Arts degree and a professional certificate in educational administration from UST in 2008, which he said greatly benefited his professional career.  Read more

MLA Admissions Video

The Master in Liberal Arts degree at the University of St. Thomas is an interdisciplinary graduate degree that offers you choice, freedom and flexibility. Choose from 20 different areas of study to customize a degree program that fits your interests and goals.

 

Program Description
Choice – Freedom – Flexibility
The 36-credit-hour Master in Liberal Arts (MLA) program at the University of St. Thomas is a customizable and flexible degree plan, which appeals to a diverse group of students who seek professional advancement, admission into doctoral programs or personal enrichment. We offer conveniently scheduled classes and the choice of 18 different academic concentrations. Enhance your degree through study abroad and internship opportunities.
Areas of Concentration
  • Applied Music
  • Art History
  • Catholic Studies
  • Communication
  • Drama
  • English
  • French
  • General Psychology
  • History
  • International Studies
  • Irish Studies
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Medieval Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Russian Studies
  • Spanish
  • Social Justice Studies
  • Theology
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We invite you to attend our next MLA open house to learn more about our unique graduate program and how it can benefit you.
 
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