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Philosophy

The New School

M.A. On Campus
24 months
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2265 USD/credit
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About

The MA in Philosophy from The New School is a 30 credit program providing students with advanced training in the history of philosophy and in central areas of current philosophical inquiry. The program offers an optional specialized minor in Psychoanalysis.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

The MA in Philosophy from The New School prepares graduates for academic and professional careers and for further study and research at the doctoral level.

Continuation to a PhD

In order to be admitted to the PhD program, students must:

  • Complete 18 credits and have no incomplete coursework
  • Achieve a minimum grade point average of 3.7 in their coursework
  • Take and pass an oral examination in two or more of the required five topic areas designated

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • A full account of degree requirements and procedures is contained in the Philosophy departmental handbook 

  • To earn the MA in Philosophy, a student must complete a total of 30 credits with a minimum grade point average of 3.0.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Résumé
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Academic Writing Sample
  • GRE and GMAT Test Information

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2265 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2265 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    2265 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2265 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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