M.A. and Ph.D. in Religious Studies
To apply for our graduate program, you should complete the online application at the Graduate School.
You may wish to submit a writing sample, though it is not a requirement. If you choose to do so, please attach a sample between 10-20 pages using the "additional information" section.
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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 website, or by contacting:
Director of Graduate Studies
Graduate Program in Religious Studies
Durham, NC 27708-0964
Scholarships for M.A. Students
Incoming students are eligible for a 35 percent (45% in 2022-2023) tuition scholarship.