IMPORTANT! MALS will resume in-person learning for the Fall 2021 term.

The MALS program at Dartmouth College offers an intensive and immersive master's degree program in liberal studies.

About MALS

Our students pursue comprehensive, interdisciplinary, graduate-level study at one of the world's top liberal arts colleges.

MALS at Dartmouth grants a Master of Arts in Liberal Studies degree. Students may choose one of four concentrations:

  • Cultural Studies
  • Creative Writing
  • Globalization Studies
  • General Liberal Studies

The program offers access to Dartmouth's world-renowned faculty and all of Dartmouth's graduate and undergraduate schools. Students can attend on a full- or part-time basis.