Top Philosophy Masters degree Programs - 2022

A program that focuses on ideas and their logical structure, including arguments and investigations about abstract and real phenomena. Includes instruction in logic, ethics, aesthetics, epistemology, metaphysics, symbolism, and history of philosophy, and applications to the theoretical foundations and methods of other disciplines.

Students studying Philosophy can earn up to a Post masters certificate. On average, 74% percent of men and 26% percent of women make up the degrees awarded across all college campuses. Philosophy is most popular in New York. The average annual income for a graduate with a bachelor's degree in Philosophy is $44,700.

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496
Total Females
178

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    674

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See where Philosophy is the most popular major in the U.S.
This heat map represents the states that have the highest percent of Philosophy degrees compared to all other degrees awarded in that state.
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Top Colleges for Philosophy

The best ranked institutions for Philosophy majors include The University of Montana, Harvard University and Columbia University in the City of New York with 4 students receiving degrees in Philosophy at The University of Montana. Learn more about college options in the table below.

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Careers for Philosophy Majors

The highest paying job for Philosophy majors is Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary. However, something else to think about is how many job openings there currently is. A job that is in high need that a degree in Philosophy can prepare you for is Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary.

Top Paying Careers for Philosophy

  1. Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary   (Median Wage: $76,160)

Most in Demand Careers for Philosophy

  1. Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary
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