The Study of Religion draws upon social scientific and humanistic methods in order to interpret religious phenomena worldwide. Due to this interdisciplinary approach, the Study of Religion attracts creative, versatile students willing to learn different ways of thinking about and interpreting human life and culture. The religion concentration at Harvard allows students to explore some of the most profound issues that face human beings. Read more.
Frequently Asked Questions
- What are "Family Accommodations" for graduate students?
- Why should I concentrate in Religion?
- What is most important in the Ph.D. application process?
- Can I pursue a degree in Law and the Study of Religion?
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- Can courses “double-count” for both Gen Ed and Religion requirements?
- What is the average length of study for doctoral candidates?