CSAS is proud to offer the MA program to Foreign Area Officers (FAOs).
Why choose the University of Michigan?
U-M is a low cost institution, providing in-state tuition for all active duty military students
U-M is recognized as a “Military Friendly University” by Military Advanced Education Magazine
Home to the Weiser Center for Emerging Democracies, which promotes scholarship to better understand the conditions and policies fostering transformations from authoritarian rule to democracy.
MA program can be completed in 12 or 18 months
FAO students complete the CSAS MA requirements in a compressed timeframe.
|Fall||SAS 501||Proseminar in South Asian Studies||3|
|SAS Elective||Selected in Coordination with Advisor to meet distribution requirements||3|
||Determined by Current Language Level||6|
|Winter||SAS Electives||Selected in Coordination with Advisor to meet distribution requirements||3|
|Language Course||Determined by Current Language Level||3|
|Summer||SAS 798||MA Essay in South Asian Studies||3|
Winter Term (January) Admissions
Students seeking a January start date will need to complete the application for the fall term preceding enrollment. Please contact the academic services office for more information.