197 BA Programs in Humanities Studies

A BA in a chosen field is an academic degree that studies the basics of this field along with some general knowledge. BA stands for Bachelor of Arts, and the general studies are often in the liberal arts while majors may be in the humanities, fine arts or social sciences. On average, this degree takes four years to complete. More specifically, what is a BA in Humanities Studies? The humanities inc… Read more

A BA in a chosen field is an academic degree that studies the basics of this field along with some general knowledge. BA stands for Bachelor of Arts, and the general studies are often in the liberal arts while majors may be in the humanities, fine arts or social sciences. On average, this degree takes four years to complete.

More specifically, what is a BA in Humanities Studies? The humanities include the study of human society and culture and can also include language and history. For language studies, some courses look at how culture, history, economics and politics have influenced and been influenced by human languages. A broader program may look at global culture and include comparative analysis and the study of resource distribution.

Studying the humanities can teach you some useful life skills, such as analysis, critical thinking and time management. With analysis and critical thinking, you can identify and tackle difficult problems. With time management, you can make your day more efficient and save yourself time.

Some factors in the cost of a degree include books, course fees and travel. You can find exact information about the costs of online or on-campus classes by contacting schools directly.

Within the humanities, you can look for a career in the fields of journalism, communication, literature, political science and business administration, to name a few. These fields hire all over with world with job titles including writer, editor, strategist, web content specialist and intelligence analyst. Other areas hiring humanities graduates are education, law, travel and public relations. There may also be opportunities for further research in post-graduate degree programs.

Departments across the world offer humanities as important subjects of study. When choosing a school, consider location, cost and availability of desired courses. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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DePaul University Department of International Studies
Chicago, USA

The International Studies program is interdisciplinary, with a curriculum that focuses on historical and contemporary dimensions of complex global issues. You will develop ski ... +

The International Studies program is interdisciplinary, with a curriculum that focuses on historical and contemporary dimensions of complex global issues. You will develop skills in research and analysis, cultivate a critical awareness of the relationships of power and inequality, understanding social and cultural complexity, and how to question conventional wisdom. -
BA
Full-time
English
Campus
 
York St John University
York, United Kingdom

This BA (Hons) course in English Language, Linguistics & TESOL gives you the skills you need to teach English around the world. The programme is designed to give you both ... +

This BA (Hons) course in English Language, Linguistics & TESOL gives you the skills you need to teach English around the world. The programme is designed to give you both a deep understanding of theories and methods for teaching English in a multilingual world and broad expertise in language structure and use - equipping you for the practical challenge of teaching English as a world language. -
BA
Full-time
3 years
English
Campus
 
Middlesex University Dubai
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Our Creative Writing and Journalism programme offers the unique experience of combining both subjects to enable you to fully explore and develop your skills across different s ... +

Our Creative Writing and Journalism programme offers the unique experience of combining both subjects to enable you to fully explore and develop your skills across different styles of writing such as fiction, screenwriting, short story, long-form journalism and multimodal journalism. -
BA
Full-time
3 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
City University of Hong Kong
Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong

This major aims to provide students with professional education in translation studies, preparing them for career development as well as for academic study.

This major aims to provide students with professional education in translation studies, preparing them for career development as well as for academic study. -
BA
Full-time
4 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
University of the South Pacific USP
Suva, Fiji

Studying history helps you to become a critical thinker, an independent researcher, and a conscientious global citizen. As a historian, you learn about past societies and exam ... +

Studying history helps you to become a critical thinker, an independent researcher, and a conscientious global citizen. As a historian, you learn about past societies and examine the processes that underlie global and local events. You learn how to carefully weigh the evidence and come to well-supported conclusions. You also learn how to critically respond to the arguments of others. You will know answers to some big questions, such as Why did China build the Great Wall? Why did Karl Marx think all workers were in chains? And other important questions related to the History of the Pacific Islands. -
BA
Full-time
3 years
English
Feb 2020
Campus
 
Hong Kong Baptist University - Faculty of Social Sciences
Hong Kong

The Double Degree programme is a Hong Kong Baptist University innovation. After five years of full-time study, students graduate with a Bachelor's degree (BA) with honours in ... +

The Double Degree programme is a Hong Kong Baptist University innovation. After five years of full-time study, students graduate with a Bachelor's degree (BA) with honours in English Language and Literature, and a Bachelor's degree with honours in Education (BEd). -
BA
Full-time
5 years
English
Campus
 
Dominican College
Orangeburg, USA

Your love of literature and writing and your desire for self-exploration will find full expression in Dominican College’s English program. Our courses help you develop communi ... +

Your love of literature and writing and your desire for self-exploration will find full expression in Dominican College’s English program. Our courses help you develop communication and thinking skills that can be applied in almost any career as you study literature in a way that opens your mind and enhances your creativity, self-expression, confidence, and imagination. -
BA
Full-time
4 years
English
24 Aug 2020
15 Mar 2020
Campus
 
St John's College
Nottingham, United Kingdom

For those who have already been awarded the Durham Diploma at St John’s or elsewhere, we offer the opportunity to top-up to the Bachelor of Arts in theology, ministry, and mis ... +

For those who have already been awarded the Durham Diploma at St John’s or elsewhere, we offer the opportunity to top-up to the Bachelor of Arts in theology, ministry, and mission, validated by Durham University as part of the Common Awards scheme. -
BA
Part-time
2 years
English
Online
 
Campbellsville University
Campbellsville, USA

This is an interdisciplinary program that combines critical thinking and analysis skills, ethics, and cross-cultural studies.

This is an interdisciplinary program that combines critical thinking and analysis skills, ethics, and cross-cultural studies. -
BA
Full-time
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Franklin University Switzerland
Sorengo, Switzerland

A History degree gives you a deeper and more profound understanding of the forces that shaped and continue to shape the world we live in. By focusing on change in the past, th ... +

A History degree gives you a deeper and more profound understanding of the forces that shaped and continue to shape the world we live in. By focusing on change in the past, the History program enables students to better comprehend and contextualize current and future events. -
BA
Full-time
4 years
English
Campus
 
Hong Kong Baptist University - Faculty of Arts
Hong Kong

The Programme is committed to providing students with thorough training in Chinese language, literature, and culture. The acquisition of knowledge and skills of basic research ... +

The Programme is committed to providing students with thorough training in Chinese language, literature, and culture. The acquisition of knowledge and skills of basic research and training in critical thinking enable students to achieve their academic goals, personal growth, and their commitment to lifelong learning and preparation for future careers. This serves the University’s common goal of “Whole Person Education”, and empowers students to contribute to both the local and international communities. -
BA
Full-time
4 years
English
01 Sep 2020
29 May 2020
Campus
 
The John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin
Lublin, Poland

The B.A. of Philosophy graduates can progress to M.A. programs (e.g.. in Philosophy, Cognitive Studies, Cultural Studies); get a degree which equips them with a variety of tra ... +

The B.A. of Philosophy graduates can progress to M.A. programs (e.g.. in Philosophy, Cognitive Studies, Cultural Studies); get a degree which equips them with a variety of transferable skills that are highly attractive to employers. -
BA
Full-time
3 years
English
Campus
 
Al Akhawayn University (in Ifrane)
Ifran, Morocco

The BAIS program offers students the opportunity to learn about and examine various aspects of International Studies. Students will be able to achieve different profiles withi ... +

The BAIS program offers students the opportunity to learn about and examine various aspects of International Studies. Students will be able to achieve different profiles within the program through combining elements from the five concentrations offered by the program: two fields of study: Political Science, or International Cooperation and Development; and three geographical areas: North Africa and the Middle East, European Studies, or American Studies. -
BA
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
English
Aug 2020
Campus
 
Bishop Grosseteste University
Lincoln, United Kingdom

This course allows you to study TESOL & Linguistics as a single honours degree, giving you an in-depth knowledge of the subject. Have you ever considered how English is us ... +

This course allows you to study TESOL & Linguistics as a single honours degree, giving you an in-depth knowledge of the subject. Have you ever considered how English is used globally? Do you have a particular interest in how languages are learned and taught? If so, our exciting new BA in TESOL & Linguistics (teaching English to speakers of other languages) could be the ideal course for you. -
BA
Full-time
3 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Boyce College
Louisville, USA

Expository Preaching and Pastoral Leadership prepares the student for a vibrant pastoral ministry. Faithfulness to the Word and its leadership principles are the foundation fo ... +

Expository Preaching and Pastoral Leadership prepares the student for a vibrant pastoral ministry. Faithfulness to the Word and its leadership principles are the foundation for the student’s study. -
BA
Full-time
4 years
English
19 Aug 2020
15 Jul 2020
Campus