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Religious Studies

University of Kansas

M.A.
12 months
Duration
19322 USD/year
24023 USD/year
10061 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

For those interested in working towards the Ph.D. in Religious Studies at University of Kansas and a career in academics, or embarking on an equivalent level of training in a related profession, the Department of Religious Studies is equipped to help the individual student acquire the skills that she or he needs in order to move on to more advanced levels of study.

Overview

The study of Religious Studies at University of Kansas being an inherently interdisciplinary field, the Department faculty shares synergies with colleagues and programs across the campus that enable students to seek specialized training in a diversity of regions, cultures, and approaches to the study of religion. 

Learning outcomes

Our faculty is committed to help the individual student articulate the intellectual and professional objectives that have brought him or her to study of religion, and to acquire the training to see these goals to fruition. The Department of Religious Studies at KU is also in the unusual position of being able to provide substantial financial support for students seeking the MA degree.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Seminar in Religion, Text and Textuality
  • Seminar in Religion, Media and Performance
  • Seminar in Religion, Society and Social Change
  • Seminar in Religious Subjectivity, Experience, and Narrative
  • Seminar in Theory, Method, and History in Religious Studies

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

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.
79
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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • One transcript from each of the former institutions of higher education at which the applicant has studied.
  • An official copy of the GRE scores
  • Three letters of recommendation from qualified individuals
  • A well written essay that describes the applicant's interest in the academic study of religion, purpose in pursuing the M.A., and expected areas of emphasis in the program.
  • An up to date vita and any additional evidence of scholastic attainment

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19322 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19322 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    24023 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24023 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    10061 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10061 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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