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Judaic Studies, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration

About

Its interdisciplinary courses, which range from biblical archeology to American Jewish literature and from moral philosophy to material culture, highlight the complexities of the Jewish experience.Students in Judaic Studies explore Archeology, the Arts, Classical and Semitic Languages, History, International Affairs, Political Science, and Religion.

The Program in Judaic Studies at George Washington University educates students in the history, languages and cultures of the Jewish people from ancient times through our own. Its interdisciplinary courses, which range from biblical archeology to American Jewish literature and from moral philosophy to material culture, highlight the complexities of the Jewish experience.

What can I do in the Judaic Studies field?

Like other disciplines in the humanities, the Program in Judaic Studies trains its students to pursue a wide array of careers.  Graduates of the program have gone on to become doctors, lawyers, lobbyists, civil servants, educators, performers, artists, editors and writers.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses Included:
  • Topics in Judaic Studies: Pre-modern.
  • Topics in Judaic Studies: Modern.
  • Senior Thesis.
  • Topics in Judaic Studies.
  • Independent Readings/Research.
  • Internship.
  • Jewish Life in Contemporary America.
  • Displaying Jewish Culture: Landmark Exhibitions on Judaism and the Jewish Experience.
  • Capstone: Behind the Scenes

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    90

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General Requirements

  • Common Application
  • Financial Certificate
  • Photocopy of your Passport
  • International Credentials
  • Letters of Recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    56845 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 56845 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    56845 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 56845 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Washington, D. C.

  • 1705 - 2980 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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