McMaster University – School of Graduate Studies
School of Graduate Studies
Gilmour Hall 212
Canada L8S 4L8
|Faculty:||Faculty of Humanities, Department of Philosophy|
|Field of Study:||Philosophy|
|Description||McMaster offers a stand-alone two year M.A. Program. The mix of graduate courses and thesis research and writing is designed to prepare students for more advanced philosophical studies or for a professional career outside academia. Click on the links to the left for more information about our program.|
|Website:||Philosophy at McMaster University – School of Graduate Studies|
|Cost per year:||
Cost per year is based on the 2017-2018 academic year, and represents tuition cost for three semesters. Mandatory supplementary fees are not included. Please see website for complete cost breakdown.
Applicants are required to submit evidence of their proficiency in the English language as part of their application. The most common evidence is a score on one of the following exams: TOEFL: minimum score of 92 (internet based), 237 (computer based) or 580 (paper based); IELTS (Academic): minimum overall score of 6.5, with at least 5.5 in each section; or MELAB: minimum score of 85. Applicants who have completed an academic ESL program through Canadian academic institutions may petition to have this considered in lieu of TOEFL.
|Additional Admission Requirements:||
Applicants are required to have an Honours Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in Philosophy.