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Science, Technology and Society 

University of Washington Bothell

B.A. On Campus
48 months
Duration
26012 USD/year
26012 USD/year
7766 USD/year
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About

The Science, Technology and Society program of the University of Washington Bothell prepares students to address these important questions through an integrated approach to science, technology, and their relationships to culture, history, and society.

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Overview

Students in the Science, Technology and Society program of the University of Washington Bothell  work with faculty members trained in disciplines ranging from biology and mathematics to political economy and philosophy.  Housed in the School of Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences, the major enables students to develop their skills in scientific and technological research along with their capacities for critical, creative, and ethical reflection.  Students leave the program with the capacity to make informed decisions about the responsible use of science and technology -- as professionals and citizens.

Career Focus

Graduating STS students are prepared for careers with a wide variety of for-profit, not-for-profit, and governmental organizations that analyze, produce, and use scientific and technical knowledge.  These careers include planning and administration, public and investor relations, and advocacy and communications, among other areas.  STS students also pursue graduate and professional education in such fields as law, education, policy studies, and media and cultural studies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Science, Technology and Society
  • History of Science and Technology
  • Statistics for Health Sciences
  • Data Visualization
  • Issues in Mathematics Across Cultures
  • History of Mathematics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
83
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum 2.0 GPA in Secondary-level Coursework (UW Grading System information).
  • College Academic Distribution Requirements (CADR).
  • Proof of English Proficiency Requirement(s).
  • The UW Bothell Office of Admissions provides the service of international transcript evaluations. Third-party evaluations will not be accepted.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    26012 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13006 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    26012 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13006 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    7766 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3883 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

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