Jun 20, 2018  
2016-2017 Graduate Catalog 
    
2016-2017 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Master of Arts in Philosophy


Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Check departmental information for any additional requirements.

The student learning outcomes for this degree are located at http://www.niu.edu/assessment/clearinghouse/outcomes/index.shtml.

Students are required to pass a comprehensive examination and to complete 30 semester hours of graduate course work, at least 24 of which must be in philosophy. For students electing to write a thesis, the course work in philosophy will include 6 semester hours of PHIL 699, Thesis. All courses taken toward the completion of the degree are subject to the approval of the graduate adviser, and they must include the following, each of which must be completed with a grade of B or better:

Core requirement


Two courses in each of the following areas (18)


Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: College of Liberal Arts and Sciences