Liberal Studies

Graduate Programs

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Doctor of Liberal Studies

The College of Professional & Liberal Studies at the University of Memphis is pleased to announce a new Doctor of Liberal Studies (DLS) degree. The UofM becomes only the third school in the nation to offer this degree for students wishing to work across disciplines to engage a topic or issue. The DLS allows participants to design their own interdisciplinary doctoral program focused on areas of interest to the student with online options available.

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Master of Arts in Liberal Studies

The Master of Arts in Liberal Studies program at the University of Memphis allows students to customize an interdisciplinary course of study. Within this online graduate program, students are able to achieve specific personal and/or professional development goals and to turn valuable skills, generated through unique developmental opportunities outside the classroom, into graduate credit.

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Graduate Certificate

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Graduate Certificate in Aviation Human Factors

Aviation Human Factors is used to optimize the fit between people and the systems in which they work in order to improve aviation safety and performance. Knowledge gained in this online graduate certificate can also be applied to safety investigation activities.

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