Bachelor On Campus

Religious Studies

College of the Holy Cross

48 months
55800 USD/year
55800 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Religious Studies programme from College of the Holy Cross invites you, in an academic context, into a long tradition of theological and historical questions about the nature of humanity in relation to God and to the world, and it engages you in the interreligious and intercultural encounter that is taking place today. 


Through the courses it offers and the structure of its major the department’s approach to the study of religious belief and practice reflects Catholic theological commitments even as it responds to the needs of all students, Catholic and not, who will make their lives in a diverse, interconnected, and religiously pluralistic world.


To major in Religious Studies at College of the Holy Cross is to undertake an integrated study, both intellectual and spiritual, of four areas central to understanding Catholicism and every faith tradition, namely:

  • world religions
  • theology 
  • sacred texts
  • religious ethics.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Mary in Christian Theology
  • Buddhism
  • Hinduism
  • Angels and Demons
  • Catholicism
  • History Of Christianity

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

  • Common Application or Coalition Application
  • Holy Cross Certification of Finances Form
  • Bank letter or financial affidavit
  • TOEFL or IELTS scores (for non-native English speakers)
  • High school transcripts
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Application fee of $60

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    55800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 55800 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    55800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 55800 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Worcester

1100 - 1620 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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