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bachelor

Degree

Bachelor of Arts - Politics (Thesis-Based)

bachelor

Degree

Bachelor of Arts - Politics (Thesis-Based)

Quick facts

  • Tuition

    $18,973 CAD

  • Application fee

    $40 CAD

  • Duration

    4 years

  • PGWP

    3 years

  • Min GPA

    70 out of 100

Options
Co-op

These items are optional and you can choose them as you wish after applying for the course.

Deadlines

Term start & deadline Deadline
Fall-September 31-August-2022 2022-08-31

Overview

Bachelor of Arts - Politics

By choosing to study politics at Acadia, you’ll transform and deepen your understanding of power and governance – from local to international. You will be able to become a more engaged citizen, and understand the workings of political systems to be able to make a difference within or outside of government.

Studying politics focuses your attention on the pressing problems of our times and the potential for changing them. 

Acadia offers courses that develop the analytical skills, theories, and knowledge necessary for you to understand power, culture, law, policy, and government in Canada and around the world.  courses engage with contemporary issues, including peace and war, environment, development, and media.

Be Inspired

The politics department at Acadia is small and close-knit, with a great sense of community. In addition to small class sizes, professors maintain an open-door policy, and are always eager to help you succeed. 

 believe in helping foster our students' growth as engaged citizens and actively encourage you to get involved in a variety of societies and events in addition to your studies. 

 department’s student association (APSA) hosts lectures, social gatherings, election and debate events, and other activities where students and professors can meet informally.

Studying politics focuses your attention on the pressing problems oftimes and the potential for changing them. Acadia offers courses that develop the analytical skills, theories, and knowledge necessary for you to understand power, culture, law, policy, and government in Canada and around the world. 

courses engage with contemporary issues, including peace and war, environment, development, and media.


 

Estimate your cost

Residency
Count of person

$24,543

Total costs

yearly

Details


Cost of living 1 person $4,020
Accommodation 1 bed room $5,570
Tuition 1 person $18,973

Hourly wage

Min wage

13.35 CAD / 1 hour

in Canada every student can work 20 hour per week

Required documents

  • Official transcripts from all educational institutions attended
  • Official language test results (Acadia institution code 0901)
  • Letter of reference (US applicants only)
  • Passport

Language requirements

GRE
not required
GMAT
not required

IELTS

6.5
6
listening
6
writing
6
speaking
6
reading

TOEFL

90
20
listening
20
writing
20
speaking
20
reading

PTE

61
60
listening
60
writing
60
speaking
60
reading

Cambridge

-
listening
-
writing
-
speaking
-
reading
Language pathway (conditional offer) is available

Students who do not meet English requirements but are academically admissible may receive an offer of admission allowing them to begin academic studies upon successful completion of our English for Academic Purposes (EAP) program.


Academic background and requirement

a minimum program GPA of 3.00 is required to graduate.

Career opportunities

  • Activism
  • Business
  • Consulting
  • Education
  • Film making
  • Government (municipal, provincial, federal)

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