56
Students
Urban setting
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Overview

Rutgers University–New Brunswick / Program in Philosophy is located in Piscataway, NJ, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Doctoral Degrees 9

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

211
Applied
20
Accepted
12
Enrolled
9%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 15th Not reported Yes

Entrance Requirements

Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Writing sample

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards December 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

56
Total Graduate Students
26%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
73%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 5.36%
Black or African American 1.79%
White or Caucasian 62%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.79%
Asian 1.79%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 3.57%

Gender

Male (71%)
Female (28%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Philosophy of mind, epistemology, philosophy of language, philosophy of science, metaphysics
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 65 Davidson Road
Room 202
Piscataway, NJ  08854-8097
United States
Contact Jeff King
Phone: 732-445-4636