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Athabasca University

Program Overview

The MA-IS degree is a 33 credit program* (eleven courses). Students are expected to complete:

*A minimum of 18 credits (including the two core courses and an interdisciplinary project course) must be completed through Athabasca University in order to meet the residency requirement.

Program Requirements

Total credits in program  
(18 of these credits must be completed with AU) 33 credits
Core Courses
3 credits
3 credits
Project Courses - Choose one
3 credits
3 credits
Elective Courses (24 credits)
*Independent Track 24 credits of open electives integrated across a study plan
*Focus Area
12 credits in a concentration
AND 12 credits of open electives

Updated February 07 2019 by Student & Academic Services

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