Master of Arts in Philosophy (1 year)

Program level: 
Degree awarded: 
MA
Program registration: 
Program approved and registered by the New York State Education Department
Program length: 
1 year (10 months)
Type of degree: 
CEU
CEU credits: 
40
ECTS credits: 
80.00
Start of the program : 
September

Program Description

The programs cover most of the major areas of philosophy, from a mainly analytic perspective. It will be possible for candidates who have a four-year Bachelor of Arts degree to take the Master’s degree in one year.

Sample Courses for the Master’s Programs

Compulsory courses
Epistemology, Philosophy of Language, Metaphysics, Ethics, Ancient Philosophy, Early Modern Philosophy, Kant and After

Elective courses
Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Religion, Aristotle, Aesthetics

Entry Requirements for the Master’s Programs
Candidates will normally be expected to have some background in philosophy. In addition to meeting the General CEU Admissions Requirements, applicants will also be required to submit a statement of purpose (1-2 single spaced pages) as well as a sample of academic writing—part of a course essay or a chapter of a thesis—in English, to further assess their language abilities and argumentation skills.