Philosophy & Religious Studies at Vassar College

Philosophy & Religious Studies at Vassar College

Here, you'll find out more about the major, including such details as the number of graduates, what degree levels are offered, ethnicity of students, and more. In addition, we cover how Vassar ranks in comparison to other schools with philosophy and religious studies programs.

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Philosophy & Religious Studies Degrees Available at Vassar

Vassar Philosophy & Religious Studies Rankings

The bachelor's program at Vassar was ranked #60 on College Factual's Best Schools for philosophy and religious studies list. It is also ranked #6 in New York.

Ranking Type Rank
Best Philosophy & Religious Studies Bachelor’s Degree Schools 58
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Philosophy & Religious Studies 130
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Philosophy & Religious Studies 177
Most Popular Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Philosophy & Religious Studies 227

Popularity of Philosophy & Religious Studies at Vassar

During the 2019-2020 academic year, Vassar College handed out 16 bachelor's degrees in philosophy and religious studies. Due to this, the school was ranked #268 in popularity out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. This is a decrease of 20% over the previous year when 20 degrees were handed out.

Philosophy & Religious Studies Student Diversity at Vassar

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the philosophy and religious studies majors at Vassar College.

Vassar Philosophy & Religious Studies Bachelor’s Program

Of the 16 students who graduated with a Bachelor’s in philosophy and religious studies from Vassar in 2020, 75% were men and 25% were women.


The majority of the students with this major are white. About 69% of 2020 graduates were in this category.

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from Vassar College with a bachelor's in philosophy and religious studies.

Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 1
Black or African American 0
Hispanic or Latino 2
White 11
Non-Resident Aliens 2
Other Races 0

Philosophy & Religious Studies Majors

Philosophy and Religious Studies students may decide to major in one of the following focus areas. Individual majors may not be available for all degree levels.

Major Annual Graduates
Philosophy 11
Religious Studies 5

Related Major Annual Graduates
Visual & Performing Arts 79
Foreign Languages & Linguistics 41
English Language & Literature 37
Liberal Arts / Sciences & Humanities 1

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