Hollins University - Master's Degree

Hollins University is a private higher education institution from Roanoke, Virginia that offers bachelor's and master's degree programs to women undergraduates and coed graduate students in various concentrations of liberal arts. Hollins University is accredited by The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.

School Description

Hollins University was established in the year 1842 as Valley Union Seminary after a 6-year long quest by its founder, Charles Lewis Cocke, to provide higher education for women in the South at a time when women's education was considered nothing but a fruitless business. Through the years, it has evolved from a coeducational college to an exclusive college for women under several changes in the institution's name. In 1958, it started offering graduate programs for coed students until finally becoming Hollins University in the year 1998.

Today, Hollins University celebrates its 175th year in providing quality higher education. It campus in Roanoke sits on a 475-acre land that houses not only its educational facilities, but as well as a museum and ten residence halls where it accommodates almost 98% of freshmen students. Hollins University offers 27 undergraduate majors and 8 graduate programs in 12 areas of concentrations of liberal arts for nearly 1,000 students from 40 states and 20 countries.

Master Programs

  • 7916 Williamson Rd, Roanoke, VA 24019, United States

    Children's Literature & bookwriting

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts of English Literature. The program offers courses that focus on analyzing passages, and relating texts to cultural, social, historical and political contexts.  

    Tuition Fee: USD 16,190
  • 7916 Williamson Rd, Roanoke, VA 24019, United States

    Dance

    This program is designed to equip students with the technical and practical knowledge of the elements of Dance. The program offers courses that focus on the study of dance as a cultural phenomenon; dance techniques and more
    Tuition Fee: USD 16,190
  • 7916 Williamson Rd, Roanoke, VA 24019, United States

    Liberal Studies

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical, conceptual, and practical knowledge of Liberal Studies. The program offers courses that focus on the arts, biological and physical sciences, social scienc more
    Tuition Fee: USD 16,190
  • 7916 Williamson Rd, Roanoke, VA 24019, United States

    Playwriting

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Performing Arts. The program offers highly interdisciplinary courses that are delivered through a mix of practical workshops and more
    Tuition Fee: USD 16,190