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Master's Degree Requirements

Guideline
Purpose: 

To provide the general and common requirements for the traditional degrees of Master of Arts and Master of Science

Applies to: 

All Lawrence/Edwards Graduate students

Campus: 
Lawrence
Edwards
Policy Statement: 

The general and common requirements for the traditional degrees of Master of Arts and Master of Science are provided in the policies listed below. The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and the professional schools have specific requirements for the degree programs they offer.

Master’s Degree Program Time Constraints
M.A. and M.S. Degrees
Master's Final Exams
Master’s Enrollment Requirements
M.A. and M.S. Degrees with a Major in Special Studies

Contact: 

Graduate Studies
785-864-8040
graduate@ku.edu

Approved by: 
Graduate Studies
Approved on: 
Friday, June 12, 2009
Effective on: 
Friday, June 12, 2009
Review Cycle: 
Annual (As Needed)
Keywords: 
Master's degree requirements
Review, Approval & Change History: 

02/09/2015: Graduate Studies updated hyperlinks and added required policy sections

Academic Categories: 
Enrollment
Examinations
Graduation & Degrees

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