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History, B.A.

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    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
North Miami, FL, United States
In the History program at Barry University every class is taught by an experienced professor, whose goal it is to make learning an enriching experience through one-on-one attention and by providing a community like environment.
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Overview

Our goal is to see our students succeed in their college careers. The Department of History and Political Science at Barry University offers students a solid foundation in preparing them for fulfilling careers in the fields of law, international studies, history, government, politics, business, media and teaching.

Why major in History?

  • To know your history is important; to ignore it is dangerous;
  • To discover how individual acts of vision and courage in the past have helped make the world a better place today;
  • To analyze why an incomplete understanding of peoples and events in the past has led to errors in human judgment;
  • To appreciate the complexity of variables that shaped past events;
  • To acquire the skills to think critically with rigor, write with clarity and precision and organize and evaluate evidence in order to analyze and interpret complex situations.

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:

  • Religion in North America to 1870
  • Topics in the American Civil War Era
  • U.S. South Since 1865
  • The Gilded Age and Progressive Era
  • Reconstruction

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    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

    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:

    500

    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

  • Complete an application to the university
  • Submit official transcripts from all secondary and post secondary institutions. International credentials from an educational system other than the United States must be evaluated by a foreign credential evaluator who is a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES).
  • Submit final end of schooling testing results, if applicable
  • Submit your official TOEFL scores, if applicable
  • If documents are in a language other than English, submit official translation of all documents completed by companies that are members of NACES.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    30600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15300 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    30600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15300 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for North Miami

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

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