Why should you consider the MAIS?
From its inception in 1979, the Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies (MAIS) program offers:
- Guidance in focusing your exploration of knowledge
- The opportunity to integrate work from several disciplines into a program that is academically and personally meaningful
- The solid achievement of a Master of Arts degree
- The possibility of pursuing these studies as either a part-time or full-time student
- The potential for degree completion in a fully online capacity
The deadline dates for submission of complete applications for the self designed, New Media, and Disability Studies concentrations within the MAIS program are:
Fall/Summer Semester: First Monday in April*
Spring Semester: First Monday in November*
*No formal admissions decisions will be made before these deadlines.
The deadline dates for submission of complete applications for the Maine Studies and Peace Studies concentrations within the MAIS program are 6 weeks before the start of the term.
Students must contact the appropriate coordinator prior to submitting an application. On the application, students should indicate to which faculty member they spoke.