MLA Concentration Options
During the 36-credit-hour program, students must take a minimum of 6 credit hours in each of the three central areas listed below. Beyond those 18 hours, students may either choose a variety of courses from the seven areas of concentration or focus their coursework on one area as outlined below.
Areas of Concentration (*Central Area)
*Creative arts (art, communication, film, literature, music, theatre)
*History and ideas (culture, history, philosophy, religion)
*Natural and social sciences (political science, psychology, sociology, health)
Gender studies (gender)
Management and leadership (management)