24 months
2170 USD/credit 65100 USD/year
2170 USD/credit 65100 USD/year
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Philosophy students at University of Miami, will be well prepared to work as professional academic philosophers. They will have broad knowledge of the most important areas of philosophy and its history, and mastery of philosophical methods of argumentation


Students on the Philosophy program from University of Miami  will be able to disseminate philosophical knowledge by teaching a wide range of courses at the undergraduate level and specialist courses at the graduate level. They will also be prepared to become contributors to philosophical knowledge by presenting their work at conferences and publishing original research in the form of articles, monographs, and/or books.


  • Students will demonstrate a deep and broad knowledge of the main areas of philosophy and their history, and mastery of philosophical methods.
  • Students will demonstrate the ability to teach a wide range of philosophy courses at the undergraduate level, and courses in the area of specialization at the graduate level.
  • Students will demonstrate the ability to contribute to philosophical knowledge by writing original philosophical research.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Ethical Theory
  • Political Philosophy
  • Epistemology and Metaphysics
  • Epistemology
  • Evidence and Knowledge in Medicine
  • Mind and Language
  • Induction, Probability and Scientific Method

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Statement of purpose.
    • Original academic transcripts (by mail, posted to the Director of Graduate Studies)
    • GRE general test scores 
    • Applicants must rank in the 65% percentile or higher in the Quantitative Reasoning test. There is no minimal score requirement for the other parts of the GRE.
    • Students from non-English speaking countries must send either TOEFL or IELTS scores.
    • Three letters of recommendation.
    • For international students: this form for financial responsibility (required by the US government)
    • Optional: For Ph.D. applications, this form to apply for an assistantship.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    65100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2170 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    65100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2170 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Miami

1508 - 2603 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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