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Religious Studies, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration

Overview

While religious studies students usually study religious traditions around the world, anthropologists study humanity using complex chronological and geographic multiplicity. Anthropology introduces students to the variety and complexity of contemporary and past human societies and cultures while Religious Studies allows students to further investigate said societies and cultures based on the religion practiced at that time.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

  • World Religions
  • Introduction to Religious Studies
  • Christianity
  • Catholicism in America
  • Judaism
  • The Hindu Tradition
  • Buddhism
  • Islam
  • African-American Religions
  • Religions, Children's Books Difference
  • Hebrew Bible
  • New Testament
  • Hebrew Bible: Wisdom and Poetry
  • Religion and Culture of New Testament
  • Jesus and the Gospels
  • Letters of Paul
  • Women and the New Testament
  • Hindu Myth and Ritual
  • Buddhist Myth and Ritual

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    7

    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.

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

    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. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    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. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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General Requirements

Academic Factors

  • Rigor of college preparatory high school curriculum
  • High school class rank (when available)
  • ACT or SAT scores
  • Cumulative grade-point average (GPA)

Key Nonacademic Factors

  • Extracurricular involvement: leadership experience, volunteerism and community service
  • Diversity of personal background, work experience and life circumstances
  • Student’s personal statement and responses to questions on the application
  • Letters of recommendation are optional but may be helpful for those students who may need further support
Nonacademic factors are given strong consideration for nontraditional students who may have graduated high school long before applying to college.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    7558 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7558 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    3772 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3772 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Oshkosh

  • 1144 - 1900 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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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