University of California - Davis

Letters and Science

Philosophy

Address:

UC Davis, Economics Dept., One Shields Ave.

One Shields Ave

Davis, CA 95616

United States

Phone:

1-530-754-8858

Fax:

1-530-752-2444

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.A.;, Ph.D.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The main areas of faculty specialization are: history of philosophy (both ancient and modern); metaphysics; epistemology; philosophy of language; philosophy of science (especially biology, physics, and mathematics); ethics; and social and political philosophy. The orientation of the department is largely analytic. Students wishing to pursue the Ph.D. are not required to have first completed the master's degree.

Accreditation:

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small Suburb

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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