M.A., Ph.D. (Departmental funding is reserved for students who enroll with the intention of taking the Ph.D. The Department does not usually admit individuals for the M.A. only.)
"The programs in philosophy are designed to develop skill in philosophical analysis, to enable the student to think clearly, systematically, and independently on philosophical issues, and to achieve a thorough acquaintance with major historical and contemporary works in philosophy."
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission