The M.A./Ph.D. Program in Philosophy is designed to provide students with a sound general training in the history of ancient and modern philosophy and in the main areas of current philosophical inquiry. The Ph.D. program is intended for those who aspire to careers in teaching and research in philosophy at the college and university level. Degree requirements can be adjusted in individual cases to permit the student to work in related fields. The program encourages well-thought-out interdisciplinary work for its own sake and for the professional opportunities it may provide. The program also offers a terminal master’s degree in Philosophy.

M.A. Program Inception: 1966

Areas of Study

History of philosophy, logic, philosophy of science, philosophy of language, philosophy of mind, metaphysics, philosophy of mathematics, epistemology, moral and political philosophy, aesthetics, the philosophy of literature, professional ethics.

Executive Officer

Professor Iakovos Vasiliou
The Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10016-4309