University of Kansas

Graduate School

Philosophy - Doctorate

Address:

University of Kansas

Suite 206

Lawrence, IN 66160

United States

Phone:

1-785-864-3180

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Philosophy - Doctorate

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The philosophy department at the University of Kansas comprises 18 faculty members and about 55 graduate students. The department has traditionally fostered teaching and research that reflects a number of different philosophical orientations and fields of philosophy. Courses are taught on a broad range of topics. Master's theses and dissertations have had a similarly wide range of themes. The department's chief strengths are in history of philosophy (ancient, modern, 19th century), ethics.and social-political philosophy, and analytical philosophy, including philosophy of language, philosophy of mind, and metaphysics. The department is in Wescoe Hall, the main humanities building.

Accreditation:

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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