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Interreligious Studies

Graduate Theological Union

Postgraduate Certificate Online
10 months
3750 USD/full
3750 USD/full
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 Building on the Graduate Theological Union’s long-established leadership in interreligious scholarship, this Interreligious Studies program is tailored to meet the needs of today’s working professionals across a variety of sectors in the business and nonprofit arenas.

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Key Features

The Certificate in Interreligious Studies is the first fully online program offered by the Graduate Theological Union .

Leaders in these fields recognize that today’s increasingly diverse workplace environment—and the global culture at large—requires new approaches to cultivating sensitivity and inclusive practices as well as forward-thinking strategies that effectively incorporate multiple perspectives.

The 10-month program is comprised of five 7-week long courses for 1.5 credits each (7.5 credits total), all administered asynchronously and fully online. Each course is taken one-by-one and the full program completed in only 10 months.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Judaism
  • Islam
  •  Religion and the Arts or Religion and the Natural Sciences
  • Hinduism

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 10 months

Start dates & application deadlines




7.5 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Must hold an accredited bachelor’s degree or its equivalent.
  • All applicants must submit official transcripts from all institutions in which a degree was earned to the Admissions office.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3750 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3750 USD for the full programme and a duration of 10 months.
  • National

    3750 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3750 USD for the full programme and a duration of 10 months.


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