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Religion, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #301 (WUR) Syracuse, NY, United States
Knowledge of religion is critical in today’s world. The Religion program from Syracuse University offers students the opportunity to explore religion in a cross-cultural and interdisciplinary context.
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Overview

Explore religion in art, literature, philosophy, and society from a global, historic perspective, and examine the role it plays in society today.

You’ll develop an understanding of religion as the foundation of human culture, and become more aware of and sensitive to the beliefs of people of different faiths in our diverse society.

Life After Syracuse University

As a graduate of the Religion program from Syracuse University, you can explore such careers as:

  • Teacher
  • Religious leader
  • Foreign relations representative
  • Government diplomat
  • Publisher
  • Writer or journalist

You can also pursue graduate training in such areas as law, education, journalism, medicine, and more. Recent graduates of the program have attended some of the top graduate schools in the U.S.

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:

  • Judaism
  • Native American Religion
  • Christianity
  • Discovering Islam
  • Hinduism
  • Buddhism
  • Ancient Greek Religion
  • Greco-Roman Religion

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    85

    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:

    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.

General Requirements

  • Complete the Online Common Application
  • Pay the application Fee ($85)
  • Submit your official academic credentials
  • Submit two academic recommendations
  • TOEFL or IELTS required (if English is not your native language)
  • Complete and submit a Visa Information Form
  • Check to see if your college requires any additional materials
  • Submit SAT/ACT scores (Optional)
  • Review all Visa and immigration information.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    54270 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 54270 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    54270 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 54270 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Syracuse

  • 935 - 1370 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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