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Religious Studies

University at Albany

48 months
24910 USD/year
24910 USD/year
7070 USD/year
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The Religious Studies program of University at Albany is an Interdisciplinary Studies major reflecting a wide variety of academic interests and disciplines.


The purpose of the Religious Studies program of University at Albany is to produce a formal structure for the study of the religions of humankind.

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Religion, one of the most basic of human concerns, has occupied a leading place in the thought and activities of all peoples from the earliest civilizations (as shown by archaeology), through early literate societies, (as seen in their religious texts), to the present, where religious beliefs and their consequences continue to shape the daily news.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Study of Religion
  • African/African-American Religion
  • Anthropology and Folklore  
  • Myths of the Greek and Roman World in Western Art
  • Aztecs, Incas, and Mayas
  • Ethnology of Religion

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit the application
  • You may scan your transcripts to us All freshman applicants are required to submit a transcript from their secondary school, and academic transcripts in languages other than English must be accompanied by an official and certified English translation
  • Submit your test scores from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), International English Language Testing System (IELTS), SAT or ACT as required
  • Submit the International Student Financial Statement
  • Submit a 250- to 500-word personal essay
  • Submit one letter of recommendation from a teacher or counselor

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24910 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24910 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    24910 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24910 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    7070 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7070 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Albany

1010 - 1570 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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