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Philosophy - Systematic Philosophy, M.A.

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The Master of Arts in Philosophy program is a course of study designed to give a broad acquaintance with the major philosophical disciplines. It is a flexible program, with a six year time limit from entry into the program to completion of the degree requirements. 


Courses provide the student with a comprehensive understanding of nature, human nature, and human thought from a Roman Catholic perspective. Topics include epistemology, metaphysics, categorical logic, philosophy of nature, and the study of the soul.

Concentration Goals

  • To educate students in the major thematic branches of Western Philosophy.
  • To cultivate within students intellectual habits and methodologies  appropriate to the various areas of systematic philosophy.

Concentration Outcomes

  • Students will demonstrate advanced familiarity with the major thematic branches of Western philosophy: metaphysics, natural theology, logic, epistemology, philosophy of nature, anthropology, and various related topics.
  • Students will demonstrate a facility with the methods of philosophical inquiry.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Natural Theology
  • Reason in the Theology of St. Thomas
  • Philosophy of Science
  • Thomistic Personalism: Knowledge and Love

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

    • Official copies of all transcripts from all schools attended, sent directly by the schools to the address below. Applications will not be processed until official copies of transcripts have been received.
    • Whereas the mission of Holy Apostles College & Seminary is “to cultivate lay, consecrated and ordained Catholic leaders for the purpose of evangelization”, please submit a typed essay of approximately 500 words expressing your motivation to become a member of the Holy Apostles academic community.
    • One letter of reference from each of the following: 1. A recent educator, guidance counselor or academic/professional mentor 2. A Catholic priest/Religious or other religious leader

Getting a Student Visa

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Tuition Fee

  • International

    320 USD/credit
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  • National

    320 USD/credit
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