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Whether you’re holding a freshly minted undergraduate degree or already claim years of professional experience, you’re ready to take your knowledge to the next level.  The high-quality education and hands-on research you acquire at the College of Liberal Arts will provide you an edge on the competition in your field.  Get world-class learning with real-world results and achieve your academic and professional dreams at UT Arlington.  

Our College of Liberal Arts has 12 departments: Art & Art History, Communication, Criminology & Criminal Justice, English, History, Linguistics & TESOL, Modern Languages, Music, Philosophy & Humanities, Political Science, Sociology & Anthropology, and Theatre Arts. Within those departments we offer 11 M.A. Degrees, 1 M.F.A. Degree AND 3 PhD degrees.

Enhanced Graduate Teaching Assistantship and Doctoral Teaching Fellowship packages are available on a competitive basis to students beginning their first semester of study in UT Arlington doctoral, or doctoral-bound programs. These five-year packages may consist of some combination of Enhanced Graduate Teaching Assistantships (EGTAs) with full tuition fellowships and grant-funded research assistantships that may include some tuition coverage. Requirements include 50% graduate teaching assistantship, full-time enrollment, and unconditional admission. Interested students should contact their department advisor for information early in the admissions process.