UC Santa Barbara General CatalogUniversity of California, Santa Barbara

Philosophy

Department of Philosophy
Division of Humanities and Fine Arts
South Hall 5707-5724 (Faculty Offices)
South Hall 3400 Suite (Student Advising and Administrative Offices)
Telephone: (805) 893-7488
Undergraduate e-mail: ug_advisor@philosophy.ucsb.edu
Graduate e-mail: grad_advisor@philosophy.ucsb.edu
Website: www.philosophy.ucsb.edu
Department Chair: Thomas Holden


 
Graduate Program

In addition to departmental requirements, candidates for graduate degrees must fulfill the university requirements described in the “Graduate Education” section of this catalog.

Admission

In addition to fulfilling the departmental requirements for admission, applicants must also meet the university requirements for admission described in the chapter “Graduate Education at UCSB.” The applicant for admission to the Ph.D. program in philosophy should have completed an undergraduate philosophy major, or a sufficiently close equivalent in the judgment of the graduate admissions committee. Exceptions are occasionally made for outstanding students. A full description of the Ph.D. program is available from the department office, or at www.philosophy.ucsb.edu.

Master of Arts and Doctor of Philosophy—Philosophy (Requirements - PDF)