Degree Plan

Every student applies for the PhD program and earns a master’s degree along the way.

Applications for the fall are due in January.

Master’s program: 30 hours total

8100 Proto-Seminar

7110 Advanced Logic

3 hours of a Philosophy history course

3 hours in your core area


15 hours at 9000-level


Doctoral program in addition to master’s requirements (72 hours total)

8210 Teaching Philosophy

8300 Dissertation Seminar

3 hours of additional logic course

3 hours of additional history course

9 hours of additional core area courses


41 hours of other in regular non-research graduate courses


Director of Graduate Studies
Kenneth Boyce