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Central Michigan University

48 months
24450 USD/year
24450 USD/year
13500 USD/year
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Religion is a central part of the human experience. It shapes our laws, government and culture. Students of Religion from Central Michigan University, gain a valuable understanding of our world and how different religious traditions motivate people.


The Religion program from Central Michigan University will equip you to confront the challenges of a diverse global community. You’ll study how different cultures and faiths have answered the most fundamental questions: How do we explain human suffering? What is the meaning of life?

You’ll gain an understanding of global diversity by studying overseas. You’ll learn about the variety of religious traditions around the world, including Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, and more. In a multicultural world, you’ll benefit from the ability to understand other people’s religious traditions.

Pairing religion with another subject as a double major is a great way to add depth to your studies, increase your value to employers and become a more engaged global citizen.

Careers & Outcomes

The Religion degree will prepare you for an impactful career in education, law, the arts, medicine, ministry, chaplaincy or foreign service.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Religion, Race and Discrimination in America
  • Women in Religion
  • Religion and Social Issues
  • Death and Dying
  • Religious Traditions of China
  • Religious Traditions of Japan
  • Religious Traditions of India
  • Islam
  • Judaism
  • The Buddhist Tradition

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National Fall start : Rolling admission


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Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • We take several things into consideration when evaluating applications for admission, including GPA, test scores (optional) and academic improvement over time.
    • As part of the online application, you’ll need to pay a $40 application fee. If your family is experiencing financial hardship, speak to your high school guidance counselor to see whether you qualify for a fee waiver.
    • You may submit an unofficial transcript with your application, or ask your school counselor to submit your official transcript. We can provide an admission decision and merit scholarship with either one. Keep us updated with new transcripts at the end of each semester. It may mean an upgrade in your scholarship.
    • You don’t have to submit a test score in order to be admitted and earn a merit award.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24450 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24450 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    24450 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24450 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    13500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13500 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Mount Pleasant

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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