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History, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Harrison, NY, United States
History at Manhattanville College gives meaning to our lives. Studying History is essential to revealing the connections between the past and the present and is fundamental to the understanding of what it means to be human. 
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Overview

The examination of societies, complex cultures, religion, traditions, and systems of power, is vital to understanding the present-day world and your place within it. The insights you’ll gain from studying history can be applied to a wide variety of fields. 

Many of our students in the History program at Manhattanville College have gone on to graduate school while others have pursued careers in Business, Journalism, Teaching, Law, Historic preservation, Government, Archival research, Museum work, Librarianship, Documentary filmmaking, Nonprofit management

Careers

Archivist, Foreign Services Officer, Government Service Executive, Historian, Historic Site Administrator, Librarian, Lobbyist, Museum Curator, Newspaper Editor, Professor, Public Relations Practitioner, Social Welfare Administrator, Sociologist, Writer/Author

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:
    • National application is based on a rolling admission
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamentals Of History
  • Research Competencies
  • Methods Of Historical Research

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:

    6.5

    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

Along with your completed application, and nonrefundable $50 application fee, you will need:

  • Official transcript of grades (all documents written in languages other than English must be accompanied by certified English translations)
  • Two academic letters of recommendation
  • Personal essay

Studyportals Tip: Students should consider taking one of the Pre-Bachelor's below. these courses will be necessary if:

  • You are considered ineligible for admission
  • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills

Tuition Fee

  • International

    38880 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19440 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    38880 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19440 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Harrison

  • 2275 - 4960 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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