Philosophy: MA, PhD

Philosophy: MA

Program Information

PROGRAM NAME

Philosophy


PROGRAM LEVEL

Master of Arts (MA)


COLLEGE/SCHOOL AFFILIATION

College of Arts and Sciences




FINAL DEADLINE

Fall Term: January 2


MEDIAN TIME TO DEGREE

1.7 years


CAMPUS

Eugene


Program Description

The College of Arts and Sciences offers a graduate program leading to the master of arts (MA) and the doctor of philosophy (PhD) degrees.

The program, which is pluralistic in orientation, requires students to develop a broad knowledge of the history of philosophy, major fields, and various approaches and methods.

Students are urged to concentrate in a specific area at the advanced level. Specializations are supported in:

  • American philosophy
  • Continental philosophy
  • Feminist philosophy
  • Latin American philosophy
  • Philosophy of race
  • Philosophical psychology
  • Environmental philosophy

Each student designs a program in consultation with the graduate advisor. Two or more years are typically required for completing the MA degree, and five or more years are typically required for completing the PhD degree.

A complete and detailed list of the university and department requirements for graduate degrees is available online through the department website.

Program Information  Faculty


Application at a Glance

You apply for admission through your program. Detailed instructions are available on the program’s website.

UO Application Requirements

You apply for admission through your program. Detailed instructions are available on the program’s website.

UO Application Requirements

Program-Specific Application Requirements

Required

  • GRE (UO Institution Code: 4846)
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Writing Sample

Not Required

  • GMAT

Apply Through Department


Philosophy: PhD

Program Information

PROGRAM NAME

Philosophy


PROGRAM LEVEL

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)


COLLEGE/SCHOOL AFFILIATION

College of Arts and Sciences




FINAL DEADLINE

Fall Term: January 2


MEDIAN TIME TO DEGREE

6 years


CAMPUS

Eugene


Program Description

The College of Arts and Sciences offers a graduate program leading to the master of arts (MA) and the doctor of philosophy (PhD) degrees.

The program, which is pluralistic in orientation, requires students to develop a broad knowledge of the history of philosophy, major fields, and various approaches and methods.

Students are urged to concentrate in a specific area at the advanced level. Specializations are supported in:

  • American philosophy
  • Continental philosophy
  • Feminist philosophy
  • Latin American philosophy
  • Philosophy of race
  • Philosophical psychology
  • Environmental philosophy

Each student designs a program in consultation with the graduate advisor. Two or more years are typically required for completing the MA degree, and five or more years are typically required for completing the PhD degree.

A complete and detailed list of the university and department requirements for graduate degrees is available online through the department website.

Program Information  Faculty


Application at a Glance

You apply for admission through your program. Detailed instructions are available on the program’s website.

UO Application Requirements

Program-Specific Application Requirements

Required

  • GRE (UO Institution Code: 4846)
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Writing Sample

Not Required

  • GMAT

Apply Through Department