The department of philosophy at Carnegie Mellon is an interdisciplinary program focusing on contemporary philosophical problems.
Our graduate programs reflect our interest in scientifically engaged philosophical investigation. Interested students are encouraged to look at the department's research strengths and list of faculty to see if their research interests match one of our strengths.
The department offers three PhD programs and two masters programs. Students are encouraged to apply for all the degrees that interest them. Students are admitted either to the PhD programs or Masters programs and are free to choose between the degrees offered at the appropriate level.
Those seeking admission to any of our graduate programs may apply online.
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