12
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis / Department of Philosophy is located in Indianapolis, IN, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Juris Doctor/Master of Arts (JD/MA)
Doctor of Medicine/Master of Arts (MD/MA)
Master of Arts (MA) Philosophy
(Certificate) Bioethics
Master of Arts (MA) Philosophy/bioethics
(Certificate) American philosophy

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 4
Other Advanced Degrees 1

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Thesis Optional

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

12
Applied
10
Accepted
4
Enrolled
83%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
65
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline March 1st March 1st Yes
Spring deadline November 15th November 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE
Master's Degree Requirements Writing sample, transcripts, three letters of recommendation, personal statement
Additional Entrance Requirements Letter of recommendation, transcripts, statement of purpose
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition & Fees

$12,103
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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards January 15
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

12
Total Graduate Students
75%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
25%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 91%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 8.33%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (41%)
Female (58%)

Faculty

10
Total faculty
Full-time (10)
Part-time (0)

Research

Focus of faculty research: American philosophy, pierce bioethics, metaphysics, ethical theory, philosophy of science, early modern philosophy (esp. Kant)
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 420 University Boulevard
Indianapolis, IN  46202
United States
Contact Dr. Timothy Lyons
Chair
Email: tdlyons@iupui.edu
Phone: 317-278-7768