Medieval Studies (M.A.)

The master's degree appeals to those interested in a broader spectrum of medieval subjects than is available within a specific discipline. Its 30-credit requirement allows the serious student to complete course work in one year of full-time study. The curriculum for the master of arts degree comprises courses designed especially for the program, as well as a wide variety of offerings in the graduate wings of participating departments.


All courses taken must be graduate-level courses, or 5000+. Please consult your academic advisor to assist with course selection.

Course Title Credits
Medieval Studies
Two courses with the MVST prefix 1
Medieval History
One course with the HIST prefix and MVSG attribute 1
Two courses in a first concentration area 2
Two courses in a second concentration area 2
Medieval Studies Elective
Three additional courses 1
One of the following: 3
Research Paper
Total Credits0