Hamilton, ON
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
Not Reported
student ratio
Not Reported
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 15
fall application deadline
13%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Philosophy Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • 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? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis Required
    • Doctoral Degrees 1 Foreign Language and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

13% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 61
    • Accepted 8
    • Acceptance Rate 13
    • Enrolled Not Reported
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $90
    • Application Fee - International $90
    • Electronic applications accepted? No
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 15th Not Reported Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreeshonors degree in philosophy; minimum average B+
    • Doctoral's Degreesmaster's degree in philosophy
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 580 paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Scholarship and/or loans

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchTwentieth-century European philosophy, twentieth-century Anglo-American philosophy, political philosophy, ethics, argumentation
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Philosophy

Faculty of Humanities
McMaster University

1280 Main Street West
Hamilton, ON L8S 4M2
Canada

Dr. Elisabeth Gedge

Cheryl Walker

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