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Liberal Studies 606
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  Graduate School-Camden 2007-2009 Programs, Faculty, and Courses Liberal Studies 606 Admission Requirements  

Admission Requirements

Applicants for the liberal studies program must have a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university. They should have attained a minimum cumulative grade-point average of 3.0 for the last 60 credits of undergraduate work. GRE scores are optional. In addition to an application form, prospective students must submit the following:

1. Official transcripts from all colleges or universities attended

2. Two letters of recommendation (at least one should be from a former professor or someone who can attest to the applicant's academic abilities)

3. A personal statement explaining reasons for applying to the program

4. A writing sample of approximately 5-10 pages, such as a research paper written for a college class or equivalent

Applications for the fall semester should be submitted no later than August 15; for the spring semester, no later than December 15.

Application forms may be obtained by visiting

For additional information, prospective applicants may call Dr. Stuart Z. Charme at 856-225-6700 or send an email to

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