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Religion Journalism

New York University

M.A.
12 months
Duration
22272 USD/year
22272 USD/year
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About

The Program in Religious Studies from New York University has joined with the Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute to provide a concentration within the Religious Studies MA program and resulted the Religion Journalism. that provides education and training for students seeking careers as professional newspaper, magazine, or broadcast journalists with a special expertise on religious life.

Overview

The area of study draws on courses offered by the Program in Religious Studies and the Journalism Institute. These courses are intended to provide students with the theoretical tools necessary to examine modern religious life and the issues that surround it in conjunction with training in journalistic writing, research, and ethics. 

The requirements for this Religion Journalism program at New York University will include a final project in long-form journalism, an article aimed at a sophisticated general readership in expository, explanatory or investigative form on a subject related to religious life. Admission to the concentration will be made at the discretion of both the Program in Religious Studies and the Journalism Institute.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theories and Methods in the Study of Religion
  • Religion as Media
  •  Writing, Research, and Reporting Workshop
  •  Introduction to Literary Reportage 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required

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.
100
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).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Standardized Test Information – GMAT or GRE (and TOEFL if required);
  • Transcripts & Degrees; 
  • Professional Information; 
  • Essays;
  • EQ endorsements must be submitted online;
  • International Student Supplement.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    22272 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11136 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    22272 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11136 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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