Western Kentucky University

Master of Arts in Education, Folk Studies minor

Master of Arts in Education, Folk Studies minor

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This program is designed to enrich teaching content in the public schools in the arts, humanities, and social sciences, and to broaden the teacher's general education background.


Admission Requirements

Adequate undergraduate preparation in any of these disciplines will be acceptable for admission to graduate study in folk studies. The student with a GPA below 3.0 will be asked to submit three letters of recommendation prior to consideration for admission.


Requirements for Folk Studies minor- minimum of 12 hours

Required Core- 6 hours

FLK 577 Folklore Theory

FLK 578 Folklore Fieldwork

Electives- 6 hours

Chosen with the advisor's approval. One course from a related discipline may be substituted for one folklore elective.

 Last Modified 7/22/13