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Graduate Studies

Preparing for Leadership 

PhD and MA degree students play a central role in all of the Institute's wide-ranging research activities, making a vital contribution to the educational experience of students, faculty, and to the success of the research itself.

The graduate culture of MIT's School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences is very robust. Working closely with acclaimed faculty, our graduate students prepare for leadership roles
in the following fields. 

Explore the Graduate Programs


Comparative Media Studies
HASTS: History, Anthropology, and STS 
Political Science
Science Writing

Admissions Information + Applications

Visit the MIT Admissions site, where you will find all the information needed to apply to MIT's graduate programs. We wish you the best of luck in your pursuit of a graduate degree at MIT.















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