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Philosophy - Ethics

Holy Apostles College and Seminary

24 months
360 USD/credit
360 USD/credit
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The Philosophy - Ethics program of Holy Apostles College and Seminary will provide the student with a comprehensive understanding of Aristotelian and Thomistic ethics. Topics include the fonts of morality, natural law, the nature of virtue, medical ethics, and sexual ethics.


The Philosophy - Ethics program of Holy Apostles College and Seminary will teach students about the main ethical theories concerning acts and virtues in Western philosophy with a special emphasis on Thomistic ethics. Additionally, it will allow for the study of texts that lay out the main pros and cons about ethical issues such as social justice, abortion, war and peace, and sexual ethics.

The Master of Arts in Philosophy concentration in Ethics is available 100% Online.

What Are Available Career Paths With This Degree?

Career possibilities with an Master of Arts in Philosophy include but not limited to:

  • Teaching at a university, college, seminary, or high school
  • Pursuing a career in law
  • Pursuing a career in medicine
  • Bioethics
  • Journalism
  • Priesthood/religious life

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Natural Law
  • Marriage and the Theology of the Body
  • Political Philosophy
  • Catholic Social Teachings
  • Ethics
  • Logic and Epistemology

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

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60 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the Online Application Form
  • Submit an Official Transcript for your Undergraduate Degree & any Graduate Degrees. A GPA of 3.0 is Strongly Recommended
  • Submit Two Letters of Recommendation
  • Whereas the mission of Holy Apostles College & Seminary is to “Cultivate Catholic Leaders for Evangelization,” please write a 500-word essay providing a brief autobiography and your reasons for choosing Holy Apostles College & Seminary
  • Pay Your $50 Application Fee

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    360 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 360 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    360 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 360 USD per credit during 24 months.


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