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Religion, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Atlanta, TX, United States
Students who major in Religion at Morehouse College will be required to complete a minimum of thirty hours of religion above the core requirements, plus six hours of cognate electives to be selected in consultation with a departmental advisor. 
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Overview

In addition to these requirements, majors in religion will be required to write a research paper in their senior year under the direction of a member of the Department appointed by the Chairperson, and in accordance with the Department's regulations.

Goals 

The objectives of the major in Religion from Morehouse College are:

  • to develop an understanding of the world's religions as historical and cultural phenomena through the study of the various religious traditions, including their history, sacred texts, beliefs, rituals and institution
  • to envelop an understanding of the fundamental role of religion in the life of individuals and of the human race.

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: 

  • World Religions 
  • Understanding the Bible 
  • The Eighth Century Prophets
  • Ethics and Religion
  • The African American Church
  • Psychology of Religion

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Complete Admissions Application
  • $50 non-refundable application fee
  • Official High School Transcript
  • Counselor/School Evaluation Form
  • Official SAT or ACT scores without Writing
  • TOEFL (required of applicants from countries where English is not the native language)
  • Teacher Recommendation
  • Affidavit of Support & Bank Statement
  • Admissions Inteview Instructions

Tuition Fee

  • International

    27038 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27038 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    27038 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27038 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Atlanta

  • 945 - 1760 USD/month
    Living Costs

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