Program Information

School: Laurentian University/Universite Laurentienne
Faculty: Faculty of Arts
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Philosophy
Description: The program in Philosophy offers a solid foundation in philosophy and ethics. Students are trained to debate and evaluate ideas that influence law, business, politics, religion, morality, science and education. Topics may include biotechnology and artificial life, creationism versus evolutionary theory, environmental ethics, ethical issues in sport, business ethics, technology and its impact, database security and privacy of information, freedom and responsibility.

The program is offered jointly by Laurentian University and the University of Sudbury. The Ontario Ministry of Education recognizes philosophy as a teachable subject. This program is offered in both English and French.

URL: Philosophy at Laurentian University/Universite Laurentienne
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $22,241

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 70

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 

Ontario secondary school students who apply for admission to first year at Laurentian University must present an Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD), as well as at least six grade 12 4U/4M courses (as specified in each program listing) with the minimum grade requirements. For additional information regarding admission prerequisites, contact our Admissions Office at 1-800-263-4188 or 705-675-4843.

Test Scores:

  • Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 80] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 230] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 88]