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History, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Richmond, VA, United States
History from University of Richmond it’s about people trying to get on in life in all manner of circumstances in every corner of the globe, especially about how they created and responded to change. 
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At History from University of Richmond students are exploring how people in the past constructed, tried to live in, and changed their social, political, and symbolic worlds makes us more adept at understanding our own changing world.  

Working on how and why things happened the way they did in the past makes us better at figuring out how and why things are happening the way they are now.

Graduates with History from University of Richmond will:

  • develop their ability to analyze the ever changing factors influencing human thought and action
  • know how to find and interpret evidence from diverse sources, bring mountains of information into coherent focus and express our insights clearly and subtly.

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 include:

  • Cultural Theory
  • Biopolitics in Medical Anthropology
  • Prehistory through the Middle Ages
  • Renaissance to the Present
  • American Art, 1700-1900
  • Nineteenth-Century Art in Europe
  • Modern Art, 1900-1960
  • Studies in the History of Photography
  • Art and Asia
  • Art and Culture of Japan
  • Gender and the Arts of Japan
  • Graphic Arts of Japan
  • Late Antique and Early Christian Art
  • Medieval Art in Western Europe, 8th-15th Centuries
  • Art of the Italian Renaissance
  • Art in the Age of Reform
  • Museum Studies
  • Philanthropy in the Arts
  • Art Theories and Methodologies

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:


    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.

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • Candidates for admission must have a high school diploma (or recognized equivalent)
  • Must have completed a minimum of 16 units of secondary school coursework. Minimum requirements include four units in English, three in college preparatory mathematics (including Algebra I, II, and Geometry), and at least two each in history, laboratory science, and a second language (two units of the same language, including American Sign Language). 
  • SAT or ACT Test Requirements
  • Present evidence of academic achievements in the form of a high school transcript, which indicates that they have received, or are in the process of earning, a high school diploma. 
  • International students must present comparable evidence of academic achievement. 
  • English proficiency

Tuition Fee

  • International

    56860 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 56860 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    56860 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 56860 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Richmond

  • 1071 - 1750 USD/month
    Living Costs

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


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