Department of Philosophy College of Arts and Sciences Georgia State University

Department of Philosophy College of Arts and Sciences Georgia State University

Atlanta, GA
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
22%
78%
student ratio
54
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
31%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Philosophy Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Arts/Juris Doctor (MA/JD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 19
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

31% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 160
    • Accepted 51
    • Acceptance Rate 31
    • Enrolled 23
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE , writing sample, 3 letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • Tuition *
    • Student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year feesNot Reported
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsAugust 1
    • Types of financial support availableHealth Care Benefits

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students54
    • Female Percentage22%
    • Male Percentage78%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students54
    • Part-time Percentage6%
    • Full-time Percentage94%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino6%
    • Black / African American6%
    • White / Caucasian77%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian4%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown7%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty15
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage20%
    • Male Percentage80%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchSocial and political philosophy, neurophilosophy (empirical philosophy of mind), Kant and post-Kantian German philosophy
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Philosophy

College of Arts and Sciences
Georgia State University

PO Box 4089
Atlanta, GA 30302-4089
United States

Dr. George Rainbolt

Chair

Phone: 404-413-6109
Fax: 404-413-6124
Email: grainbolt@gsu.edu

Dr. Tim O'Keefe

Director of Graduate Studies

Phone: 404-413-6108
Fax: 404-413-6124
Email: tokeefe@gsu.edu


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