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History - Prelaw, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #601 (WUR) Athens, OH, United States
History - Prelaw's emphasis on reading and interpreting evidence, appreciating context, and writing makes it an ideal major for students at Ohio University preparing for law school. 
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Overview

The specific intra- and extra-departmental requirements of our program have been tailored to provide the knowledge base, intellectual rigor, and academic skills necessary to prepare you for law school and a legal career.

Opportunities Upon Graduation

Students who study History - Prelaw at Ohio University have been admitted to top law programs nationwide and within Ohio.  For those interested in pursuing a career upon graduation, history majors have gone on to successful careers in business, government service, publishing, teaching, consulting, medicine, law, and museum work. Several recent generous donations given to the department by former students further testify to the fact that pursuing a degree in history at Ohio University can lead to future success.

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:

  • Ancient Near East: Egypt, Mesopotamia, and the Levant
  • Middle East History 600 to 1500
  • Southeast Asia to c. 1750: The Creative Synthesis
  • History of China from Antiquity to the Early Modern Era
  • Traditional Japan
  • Ancient Greece
  • Ancient Rome
  • World of Late Antiquity: Culture and Society in the Late Roman Empire
  • Nature, Science and Religion to 1800
  • Roman Law & Society
  • The Barbarian West: Europe 400-1000
  • History of the Crusades
  • Europe in the Middle Ages, 1000-1350
  • History of Early Christianity
  • Medieval Christianity: Church and Society
  • Women in Medieval Europe
  • The Italian Renaissance
  • Muslims, Christians, and Jews in the History of Medieval Spain
  • Eternal Rome: Power and Piety

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    68

    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.

  • Minimum required score:

    520

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • Application form
  • $70 international application processing fee
  • Official academic records
  • Evidence of sufficient funding
  • Statement of activities.
  • Exams for scholarship consideration
  • Official TOEFL or IELTS results if available. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    22406 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22406 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    22406 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22406 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    12612 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12612 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 Athens

  • 1079 - 1780 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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