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Washington University in St. Louis

Academic Year: 
2012 - 2013

Department Name

Philosophy

Department Chair

Kit Wellman,
Professor

Degrees Offered

Ph.D., Terminal Masters

Financial Aid

Teaching Fellowships:
Non-Teaching Fellowships:
2
Teaching Assistantships:
4
Scholarships:
Students teaching their own classes:
Other Financial Information:
Students receive travel funding and often apply successfully for summer funding as well. Many of our graduate students choose to teach their own classes in the associated University College program. This is a way of getting more teaching experience

Faculty


Members

Kit Wellman Chair, Professor
Anne Margaret Baxley, Associate Professor
Eric Brown, Associate Professor
Carl F. Craver, Professor
Dennis DesChene, Professor
John Doris, Professor
Julia Driver, Professor
G. Fay Edwards, Assistant Professor
Claude Evans, Professor
John Heil, Professor
Brett Hyde, Assistant Professor
Charlie Kurth, Assistant Professor
Ron Mallon Director of the Philosophy-Neuroscience-Psychology program, Associate Professor
Anya Plutynski, Associate Professor
Mark Rollins, Professor
Gillian Russell, Associate Professor
Elizabeth Schechter, Assistant Professor
Roy Sorensen, Professor

Demographics

Ph.D.


Program Strengths

The Philosophy, Neuroscience and Psychology program (students may pursue a PhD in philosophy, or in PNP.) Philosophy of Mind and Philosophy of Cognitive Science Metaphysics Ethics and metaethics Political Theory Experimental Philosophy History (both early modern and Ancient)

Student Demographics

Degrees Awarded

Ph.D. Tuition (US$ in FTEs)

In State: 
$44,100
Out of State: 
$44,100
Number of Required Courses: 
24

Ph.D. Program Entry Requirements

Transcripts: 
Yes
Writing Sample: 
Yes
Minimum GPA: 
Yes
Letters of Recommendation: 
3
GRE Required?: 
Yes
TOEFL Required?: 
Yes
Other Requirements: 
Statement of purpose

Master's


Student Demographics

Master's Tuition (US$ in FTEs)

In State: 
$44,100
Out of State: 
$44,100
Number of Required Courses: 
12

Master's Program Entry Requirements

Transcripts Required?: 
Yes
Writing SampleRequired?: 
No
Letters of Recommendation: 
3
GRE Required?: 
No
GPA Required?: 
Yes
TOEFL Required?: 
No
Other Requirements: 
Statement of purpose

Types of Master's

Terminal Master's: 
Yes
Non-Terminal Master's: 
No

Placement