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Religious Studies and Philosophy, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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In a global context, the study of religion and philosophy offers students access to some of the most ancient and enduring traditions shaping our contemporary world. 

About

Our integrated major provides professional development for today’s job market as well as a broad exposure to some of the most important aspects of a humanities education.  The program explicitly teaches a number of marketable skills that employers increasingly seek, including critical thinking, analytical writing, cultural understanding and sensitivity, and intellectual initiative. In addition to this, our program is designed to enrich your sense of purpose and commitment to the values of social justice, care for others, and dignity for all. Our integrated major is thus, in many ways, the best of both worlds.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Philosophy
  • Critical Reasoning
  • Philosophy of Religion
  • Introduction to Religious Studies

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.5

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.5 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • High school grade point averages of 2.5 or above (4.0 scale)
  •  ACT score of 20 or above or SAT score of 1020 (CRW+ Math) or above
  •  For successful admission to the university, Avila strongly recommends that high school applicants complete 16 units of college preparatory coursework
  •  First-year applicants are encouraged to submit their application for admission soon after completing their junior year of high school.
  •  Application for Admission - Apply Online for Free
  •  Submit your ACT or SAT Scores
  •  Official High School Transcripts 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    29685 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 29685 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    20500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20500 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Kansas City

  • 980 - 1600 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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