Department of Religion and Culture Faculty of Arts Wilfrid Laurier University

Department of Religion and Culture Faculty of Arts Wilfrid Laurier University

Waterloo, ON
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
52%
48%
student ratio
25
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
34%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Religious Diversity Of North America Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [American Studies ]
    • Religion And Culture Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 11
    • Doctoral Degrees 1
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • 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
    • Master's Degrees Thesis optional
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

34% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 43
    • Accepted 15
    • Acceptance Rate 34
    • Enrolled 9
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $100
    • Application Fee - International $100
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreeshonors BA or the equivalent in religious studies or other interdisciplinary social science or humanities program, minimum B average in overall undergraduate course work, B+ average in the undergraduate major
    • Doctoral's DegreesMA in religious studies, minimum A- average
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students25
    • Female Percentage52%
    • Male Percentage48%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students25
    • Part-time PercentageNot Reported
    • Full-time PercentageNot Reported
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / LatinoNot Reported
    • Black / African AmericanNot Reported
    • White / CaucasianNot Reported
    • American Indian / Alaskan NativeNot Reported
    • AsianNot Reported
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific IslanderNot Reported
    • Two or more racesNot Reported
    • Unknown or International StudentNot Reported

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty10
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage50%
    • Male Percentage50%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchReligious diversity in North America
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Religion and Culture

Faculty of Arts
Wilfrid Laurier University

75 University Avenue West
Waterloo, ON N2L 3C5
Canada

Jason Neelis

Graduate Officer

Phone: 519-884-1970 ext. 4572
Fax: 519-884-9387
Email: jneelis@wlu.ca

Ms. Jennifer Williams

Graduate Admission and Records Officer

Phone: 519-884-0710 ext. 3536
Fax: 519-884-1020
Email: gradstudies@wlu.ca


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