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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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Schellhammer Business School
Marbella, Spain

The human condition is to seek answers to many human-related and created problems, by trying to make moral, ethical, spiritual and intellectual sense of the world. The Bachelo ... +

The human condition is to seek answers to many human-related and created problems, by trying to make moral, ethical, spiritual and intellectual sense of the world. The Bachelor of Arts in Humanities at Schellhammer Business School is a unique programme that focuses exclusively on the study of individual and collective human achievements and failures whilst exploring alternative solutions. The multidisciplinary syllabus that includes Philosophy, Psychology, Anthropology, Economics, Politics, Language, Sociology, Law, Ethics and Business gives students a broad educational perspective with the opportunity to pursue future careers in Education, Media, Politics or indeed Business where skills honed on this programme such as critical, analytical and creative thinking, intellectual agility and innovation are highly valued. In line with all other post and undergraduate programmes at Schellhammer Business School, the manifold issues facing humanity – overpopulation, climate change, contamination, pollution, depleting resources, gross inequality, failed economic systems, and political dogmatism will be explored whilst advocating and supporting a new system of beliefs. -
BA
Full-time
3 years
English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Chinese, Japanese, Russian
Campus
 
UTPB Online
Odessa, USA

Our online Bachelor of Arts in Humanities program is designed for individuals who want to learn to think more critically, communicate more clearly, and problem-solve more effe ... +

Our online Bachelor of Arts in Humanities program is designed for individuals who want to learn to think more critically, communicate more clearly, and problem-solve more effectively. This program offers an intensive, multidisciplinary approach to understanding human cultures through study in the fields of art, communication, English, history, music, foreign languages, and other areas in the humanities. -
BA
Full-time
Part-time
4 years
English
Jun 2021
Online
 
Eötvös Loránd University
Budapest, Hungary

The aim of the Hungarian BA program is to provide students with a professional level of Hungarian in its language and literature. The program offers language training based on ... +

The aim of the Hungarian BA program is to provide students with a professional level of Hungarian in its language and literature. The program offers language training based on the experience of the Hungarian as a Foreign Language Department of Eötvös Loránd University, and also emphasizes the importance of literary and cultural studies. Eastern and Eastern-Central Europe are in the position to become central actors in cultural and economic connections between Asia and Europe. -
BA
Full-time
3 years
English
Sep 2021
30 Jun 2021
Campus
 

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Franklin University Switzerland
Sorengo, Switzerland

The Comparative Literary and Cultural Studies (C.L.C.S.) major at Franklin focuses on cultural phenomena and processes as they unfold under the pressure of historical, social ... +

The Comparative Literary and Cultural Studies (C.L.C.S.) major at Franklin focuses on cultural phenomena and processes as they unfold under the pressure of historical, social and economic forces. Inherent in our approach is an understanding of culture as an ever-evolving entity that demands continuous acts of interpretation, negotiation, and creativity. -
BA
Full-time
4 years
English
17 Aug 2021
15 Jun 2021
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
Sep 2021
Campus
 
University of Malta
Valletta, Malta

One of the most popular courses at the University of Malta is the BA (Hons) which is offered by one of the largest Faculties with a student population totalling some 1,300. Th ... +

One of the most popular courses at the University of Malta is the BA (Hons) which is offered by one of the largest Faculties with a student population totalling some 1,300. There are sixteen different areas of studies. -
BA
Full-time
3 years
English
Oct 2021
Campus
 
Bar-Ilan University
Ramat Gan, Israel

Available as a double major with Communication. The BA program in English Literature provides students with a solid foundation in the history and development of English and Am ... +

Available as a double major with Communication. The BA program in English Literature provides students with a solid foundation in the history and development of English and American literature, while also giving students the tools to develop high-level analytical skills, critical thinking, argumentation, and self-expression. -
BA
Full-time
3 years
English
Oct 2021
Campus
 
Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication - Erasmus University Rotterdam
Rotterdam, Netherlands

Why history? You have a passion for history. The past fascinates you. You are also convinced that historical insight helps to understand current social developments in the Net ... +

Why history? You have a passion for history. The past fascinates you. You are also convinced that historical insight helps to understand current social developments in the Netherlands and in the world. Why at Erasmus University? Because Rotterdam is unique in is multifaceted approach to history from different academic disciplines. We focus on economic, social, political and cultural perspectives. -
BA BA
Full-time
3 years
English
06 Sep 2021
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
University of Groningen
Groningen, Netherlands

The BA in Religious Studies is ranked as one of the best programs in The Netherlands, featured at the top 100 universities in the country. An interdisciplinary bachelor, taugh ... +

The BA in Religious Studies is ranked as one of the best programs in The Netherlands, featured at the top 100 universities in the country. An interdisciplinary bachelor, taught entirely in English, with an international classroom and staff, who is recognized globally for the high quality of research. The program relates the latest research and theories to the current developments, and it has small classes, which are provided with intensive supervision. It is taught at a non-denominational university, in a city that is a vibrant yet safe place to live. -
BA
Full-time
36 months
English, Dutch
01 Sep 2021
01 May 2021
Campus
 
Utrecht University
Utrecht, Netherlands

Students taking Utrecht University’s Bachelor programme in Literary Studies will take a comparative look at the literature of all eras, ranging from antiquity to the present t ... +

Students taking Utrecht University’s Bachelor programme in Literary Studies will take a comparative look at the literature of all eras, ranging from antiquity to the present time, focusing both on literature in itself and on its relation to other art forms and types of media. This program takes in everything from epic poems to novels, and from novels to fan fiction. -
BA
Full-time
3 years
English
01 Sep 2021
Campus
 
Susquehanna University
Selinsgrove, USA

Thorough. Challenging. Substantive. These are some terms independent reviewers have used to describe Susquehanna’s creative writing program, one of the most rigorous and succe ... +

Thorough. Challenging. Substantive. These are some terms independent reviewers have used to describe Susquehanna’s creative writing program, one of the most rigorous and successful undergraduate programs in the nation. When The Princeton Review recently recognized Susquehanna University as one of the nation’s best institutions for undergraduates, surveyed Susquehanna students pointed to a variety of academic offerings that make Susquehanna stand out, including the university’s “top-notch” creative writing program. -
BA
Full-time
4 years
English
Aug 2021
Campus
 
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Amsterdam, Netherlands

In the Theology and Religious Studies program, you can choose your own path. The program consists of core courses, in-depth courses related to your profile, and electives. The ... +

In the Theology and Religious Studies program, you can choose your own path. The program consists of core courses, in-depth courses related to your profile, and electives. The core courses are taught in English and followed by all students, meaning that you study alongside students from different countries, cultures, and faiths. -
BA
Full-time
3 years
Sep 2021
Campus
 
Manipal Academy of Higher Education Dubai
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

The Department of Arts and Humanities at MAHE, Dubai offers a carefully curated BA Humanities program that inculcates varied critical and creative skills across three years (s ... +

The Department of Arts and Humanities at MAHE, Dubai offers a carefully curated BA Humanities program that inculcates varied critical and creative skills across three years (six semesters). The first two years (four semesters) of the program offer a wide range of Foundation Courses for a strong grounding in fundamental concepts. Students have to complete any four (4) foundation courses (from the courses offered) in each semester (semesters 1, 2, 3, and 4) in the first two years. -
BA
Full-time
3 years
English
26 Sep 2021
01 Sep 2021
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 2021
Campus
 
Leiden University
Leiden, Netherlands +9 More

Study past societies, cultures, and human behaviour, with the aim to reconstruct and revive them. Lay a strong foundation for an international career in archaeology or heritag ... +

Study past societies, cultures, and human behaviour, with the aim to reconstruct and revive them. Lay a strong foundation for an international career in archaeology or heritage management. -
BA
Full-time
3 years
English
Sep 2021
Campus
 

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