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UT Liberal Arts Graduate Programs

Does the College of Liberal Arts at UT offer one of your top picks for grad school?

The following departments offer graduate degrees, dual degree programs, and portfolio and certificate programs. “PhD (MA)” indicates this department does not offer a terminal MA degree, instead the MA can be earned en route to the PhD.

Program Name Degree(s) Offered Application Deadline
African and African-American Studies

Portfolio Program for PhD students only

Apply during PhD studies

American Studies

MA, PhD

Mid-December

Anthropology

MA, PhD

Mid-December

Arabic Studies

MA, PhD

Mid-December

Asian Cultures and Languages

MA, PhD

Mid-December

Asian Studies

MA + MPA, MBA

Mid-December

Classics

PhD (MA)

Early January

Economics

PhD (MA)

Early December

English

PhD (MA)

Early December

English - Creative Writing

MA, MFA

Early December

French

MA, PhD

Mid-January

Geography

MA, PhD

Early January

Germanic Studies

MA, PhD

Mid-January

Government

PhD (MA), PhD/JD (MA)

Early December

Hebrew Studies

MA, PhD

Early January

History

PhD (MA)

Early December

Italian Studies

MA, PhD

Mid-January

Latin American Studies

MA, PhD

Mid-January

Linguistics

MA, PhD

Early January

Mexican American Studies

MA, Portfolio Program

Early January

Middle Eastern Studies

MA + MBA, MARTF, MAJOU, MSIS, JD, MPA

Mid-December

Persian & Tajiki Studies

MA, PhD

Mid-December

Philosophy

PhD (MA)

Early January

Psychology

PhD

Early January

Religious Studies

Portfolio Program

Original Department's Date

Rhetoric & Writing

PhD English with Concentration in Rhetoric

See English Department Deadline

Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies

MA

Early February

Slavic & Eurasian Studies

MA, PhD

Fall: Early May, Spring: Early October

Sociology

MA, PhD

Early December

Spanish & Portuguese

MA, PhD

Mid-January

Women's & Gender Studies

MA + MSIS, MPA

Mid-December

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