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Politics and History, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Milton, MA, United States
With a degree in Politics and History from Curry College, you are well prepared for a career in a wide variety of fields, including: law, politics, education, journalism, business and much more.
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Overview

Our Politics and History degree program at Curry College is different. We’ve combined political science and history together in one major, where students study institutions, people, and policies over time – turning lessons from yesterday into careers that make a difference today. 

Key facts

Learn to defend ideas, practice civic responsibility, and appreciate cultural diversity. Let your curiosity take flight as you become an informed, engaged citizen, contributing to the world through service and leadership.

Accreditation

Curry College is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (formerly the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc.).

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:
  • U.S. Politics
  • World Politics
  • U.S. History  in a Global Context
  • European History in a Global Context

English Language Requirements

  • 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.

  • 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.

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General Requirements

  • A completed application (either the Common Application or Curry's own Application) with a non-refundable fee of $50.00
  • An official high school transcript
  • A Letter of Recommendation from guidance counselor or high school teacher.  The recommendation may be submitted on a separate sheet or attached letter.
  • A college essay of at least 250 words

Tuition Fee

  • International

    41240 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 41240 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    41240 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 41240 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Milton

  • 1696 - 3520 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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