Studyportals
M.A. On Campus

Philosophy

California State University Los Angeles

12 months
Duration
10592 USD/year
10592 USD/year
8216 USD/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
Unknown
Start date

About

The Philosophy program of California State University Los Angeles draws students with a wide range of interests and professional goals, including further graduate study in philosophy, community college teaching and personal enrichment.

Overview

Although the Philosophy program of California State University Los Angeles is analytically oriented, it encourages work in other traditions, for example, continental European philosophy and feminist philosophy. 

The department includes faculty members with diverse backgrounds and interests actively working in a wide range of philosophical specialties. Classes and seminars are small with a friendly, informal atmosphere that facilitates student-faculty interaction. Philosophy students edit a journal, Philosophy in Practice, which publishes student essays.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Symbolic Logic 
  • Social and Political Philosophy 
  • Ethics 
  • Metaphysics
  • Theory of Knowledge
  • History of Ancient Philosophy

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The Philosophy Department requires a 2.75 grade point average in the last 60 semester or 90 quarter units
  • Official transcripts
  • A writing sample (either a statement of purpose or a philosophy paper)
  •  Applicants must possess a baccalaureate in philosophy or a baccalaureate with a major in a field other than philosophy supplemented by the equivalent of a minor in philosophy.
  • The director of graduate studies in the Department of Philosophy will determine whether prior course work is equivalent to a minor. Applicants to the graduate program are admitted based on a comprehensive review of their application materials by the Department of Philosophy.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    10592 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10592 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    10592 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10592 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8216 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8216 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Los Angeles

1520 - 2570 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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Our partners

Philosophy
-
California State University Los Angeles

Wishlist

Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!

Tuition fee settings