12 months
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1866 USD/credit 61578 USD/year
1866 USD/credit 61578 USD/year
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About

Philosophy from American University Washington DC offers rigorous academic training focused on engagement with primary texts while providing opportunities to put that training to work, both in and out of the classroom.  

Overview

At Philosophy from American University Washington DC you will apply philosophy to important issues concerning biomedicine, environmental protection, human rights, media, business, and race relations. You will leave the program prepared for doctoral study, law school, or the pursuit of other career goals.

Careers

Your MA will prepare you for further graduate study or for a variety of careers in world-changing institutions. Some of our students pursue further education in law schools or doctoral programs. We have alumni in PhD programs at George Washington University, the New School, SUNY Binghamton, and Virginia Tech.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Seminar on Ethical Theory
  • Seminar on Modern Moral Problems
  • Nineteenth Century Philosophy
  • Twentieth Century Philosophy
  • Internship in Philosophy

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Deadlines are the ones for priority admission.

Credits

33 alternative credits

 

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application form and fee
  • Statement of purpose
  • Transcripts
  • 2 letters of recommendation
  • GRE scores (optional)
  • Resume
  • Writing sample

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    61578 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1866 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    61578 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1866 USD per credit during 12 months.

22,302 - 30,183 USD

Living costs for Washington, D. C.

1705 - 2975 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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