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The Graduate Center's program in Philosophy is designed to provide graduate students pursuing Ph.D. or M.A. degrees with a sound general training in the history of ancient and modern philosophy and in the main areas of current philosophical inquiry.

Specialized areas of philosophical study at the Graduate Center include history of philosophy, logic, philosophy of science, philosophy of language, philosophy of mind, metaphysics, philosophy of mathematics, epistemology, moral and political philosophy, the philosophy of race, aesthetics, the philosophy of literature, feminist philosophy, and applied and professional ethics.

Located in the heart of New York City and under the guidance of an internationally renowned faculty, the Philosophy Program provides students with access to all of the resources necessary for intensive graduate study of the highest quality.

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Philosophy Program,
The Graduate Center, CUNY

365 Fifth Ave., Rm. 7113
New York, NY 10016
Phone: 212-817-8615
Executive Officer: Prof. Nickolas Pappas
Deputy Executive Officer: Prof. John Greenwood
Director of Admissions: Prof. Nickolas Pappas
Director of Placement: Prof. Miranda Fricker
MA Program Director: Prof. Jonathan Gilmore
Assistant Program Officer: Natile Clarke