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2021 Best Philosophy & Religious Studies Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in New York

2 Colleges
960 Bachelor's Degrees
$46,022 Avg Cost*

Finding the Best Philosophy & Religious Studies Schools for Non-Traditional Students

Best Philosophy & Religious Studies Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in New YorkIn 2018-2019, 960 bachelor's degrees were awarded to philosophy and religious studies students who went to a New York college or university. This makes it the #25 most popular major in the state. This means that colleges and universities in the state were responsible for awarding 7.8% of all the philosophy and religious studies bachelor's degrees in the country.

For this year's Best Philosophy & Religious Studies Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in New York ranking, we looked at 2 colleges that offer a bachelor's in philosophy and religious studies. The schools that top this list are recognized because they have great philosophy and religious studies programs and a strong support system for non-traditional students.

When determining these rankings, we looked at things such as overall quality of the philosophy and religious studies program at the school, affordability, and presence of non-traditional students. Check out our ranking methodology for more information.

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2021 Best Philosophy & Religious Studies Schools for Non-Traditional Students in New York

Check out the philosophy and religious studies programs at these schools if you want to see which ones are the best for non-traditional students.

Best Philosophy & Religious Studies Schools for Non-Traditional Students

#1

New York University

New York, NY

New York University has taken the #1 spot in this year's philosophy and religious studies ranking for non-traditional students. Located in the large city of New York, NYU is a private not-for-profit school with a very large student population. NYU not only placed well in our non-traditional rankings. It is also #1 on our Best Colleges for Philosophy & Religious Studies in New York list.

About 2.2% of NYU students default on their loans in three years, which is lower than average. There are approximately 2,264 students at NYU that take at least one class online. There are roughly 8,707 part time students in attendance at NYU.

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#2

Brooklyn College

Brooklyn, NY

Brooklyn College landed the #2 spot in our 2021 best philosophy and religious studies schools for non-traditional students. Brooklyn College is a fairly large public school located in the city of Brooklyn. Brooklyn College also took the #2 spot in our Best Colleges for Philosophy & Religious Studies in New York rankings.

The student loan default rate at Brooklyn College is lower than is typical, just 5.5% of students default in three years. There are approximately 1,426 students at Brooklyn College that take at least one class online. 6,424 students are part time. Eligible students may be able to receive credit for their military training.

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Best for Non-Traditional Students Philosophy & Religious Studies Colleges in the Middle Atlantic Region

Explore all the Best Philosophy & Religious Studies Schools for Non-Traditional Students in the Middle Atlantic Area or other specific states within that region.

State Degrees Awarded
Pennsylvania 848
New Jersey 182
Maryland 183
Delaware 10
District of Columbia 123

Philosophy & Religious Studies Majors to Study

Major Annual Graduates
Philosophy 892
Religious Studies 851
Other Philosophy & Religious Studies 16
General Philosophy & Religious Studies 10

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Related Major Annual Graduates
Liberal Arts / Sciences & Humanities 22,316
Visual & Performing Arts 17,613
English Language & Literature 4,927
Theology & Religious Vocations 2,829
Foreign Languages & Linguistics 2,348

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Notes and References

Footnotes

*Avg Cost is for the top 2 schools only.

References

  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Veteran-specific data can be found at the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs.

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