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University of Chicago

Master of Arts in Religious Studies Program

Chicago, IL

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Overview

University of Chicago / Master of Arts in Religious Studies Program is located in Chicago, IL.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 3

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Oral examination

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

9
Applied
4
Accepted
3
Enrolled
44%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline April 15th January 15th No
Winter deadline October 13th April 15th No
Spring deadline January 15th October 13th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements 3 letters of recommendation; transcripts; curriculum vitae or resume

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 600
TOEFL IBT score: 104
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

3
Total Graduate Students
66%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
33%
Out-of-state students

Gender

Male (66%)
Female (33%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Constructive studies (philosophy of religion, religious ethics, and theology); historical studies (Bible, history of Christianity, and history of Judaism); religion and the human sciences (anthropology and sociology of religion, history of religions, and religion, literature, and visual culture); Islamic studies; religions in America
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 1025 East 58th Street
Chicago, IL  60637
United States
Contact Joshua Feigelson
Dean of Students
Email: divinityadmissions@uchicago.edu
Phone: 773-702-8217