How to Apply

M.A. and Ph.D. in Religious Studies


To apply for our graduate program, you should complete the online application at the Graduate School.


Applications for the M.A. must be submitted by January 31.  The PhD deadline is December 16.


All applicants must satisfy all basic requirements of the Duke Graduate School, including GRE and English language prerequisites. Further information regarding the application process and requirements is available from the Graduate School web site, or by contacting:

Director of Graduate Studies
Graduate Program in Religious Studies
Duke University
Box 90964
Durham, NC 27708-0964

J.D./M.A. in Religious Studies

You must apply to this program through the Law School. The joint degree program is normally completed over a three-year period.