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Religion, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

The Religion Program at the Bethany College strives to support students in become astute interpreters of sacred texts; bearers of historical, institutional, and personal religious convictions for an increasingly pluralistic world; partners in conversations that engage faiths and beliefs that are not one’s own; servants sensitive to the needs of others; and academics prepared for future graduate study in the field of religion.

Student Learning Outcomes:

  • Students will be familiar with major genres of biblical literature and demonstrate an understanding of how to use critical methods of contemporary biblical scholarship.
  • Students will evidence skills with critical methods for religious studies and theology in light of a contemporary problem with interreligious or ecumenical importance.
  • Students will be able to articulate their understanding of vocation or calling.

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: 

  • Peer Ministry
  • Christianity in Its Global Context
  • Literature and Thought of the Hebrew Bible
  • Literature and Thought of the New Testament
  • Bible Controversies
  • World Religions

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

Admissions and support in immigration related matters include, but are not limited to:

  • Coordinate the check in, orientation and registration for new student and returning international students.
  • Explain the benefits and restrictions of F-1 visa status through immigration advising. 
  • Serve as a liaison for international students on campus and in the community. 
  • Advise international students on matter relating to their academic programs that may impact their F-1 status in the U.S. 
  • Provide information on authorized employment opportunities, including practical training. 
  • Aid in the securing of legal documents available to international students.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    57240 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28620 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    57240 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28620 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Salina

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

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