One of the most well-known institutions of higher learning in the world, Harvard University is a private Ivy League research university. The Harvard Extension School offers a Master of Liberal Arts in Extension Studies, Government degree online. The degree consists of 12 courses, and students can choose between a thesis or non-thesis option for their capstone experience.
Courses in the program include International Conflict and Cooperation, Race, Film, and American Politics, and Saving Schools: History, Politics, and Policy in US Education. Admission does not require an application. Students take three courses, and if they pass the classes with a B or higher, then they are allowed to apply for official enrollment in the program.