Degrees offered: M.A.

The Windsor M.A. program is small and offers the benefit of frequent and close contact with professors and fellow students. The aim is to give our students solid individualized M.A. instruction – whether their intention is to continue elsewhere for a Ph.D., or to spend a year or two deepening their understanding of philosophy.

We have faculty with research interests in:

  • Argumentation theory
  • Contemporary European Philosophy
  • Environmental Philosophy
  • Epistemology
  • Ethics
  • Feminist Philosophy
  • Informal Logic
  • Metaphysics
  • Philosophy of Mind
  • Philosophy of Science
  • Philosophy of Technology
  • Rhetoric
  • Social & Political Philosophy

Admission Requirements:

  1. Admission requirements for ALL graduate programs
  2. Deadlines for entrance scholarships - note that the deadline to be considered for an entrance scholarship may be earlier than the program application deadline listed in the table below.

The following admission requirements are specific to the M.A. program in Philosophy:

Degrees: M.A.
Deadline for Fall: July 1
Deadline for Winter: November 1
Deadline for May: ---
Minimum GPA 73%

Minimum TOEFL:

Minimum IELTS:

Minimum Pearson:

250,  IBT-100



Additional Materials:
  • A Statement of Interest (under 500 words) 
  • A sample of philosophical writing
  • 2  letters of reference
Contact Information:

or (519)253-3000 x2317

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