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Stony Brook University, State University of New York

Overview

Stony Brook University, State University of New York / Department of Philosophy is located in Stony Brook, NY, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
(Advanced Certificate)
Master of Arts (MA)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 4
Doctoral Degrees 9

Earning Your Degree

Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

141
Applied
54
Accepted
8
Enrolled
38%

Applying

100
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th Not reported No
Spring deadline October 1st Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 90

Student Body

52
Total Graduate Students
7%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
92%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 7.69%
Black or African American 1.92%
White or Caucasian 53%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.92%
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 1.92%
Unknown 9.62%

Gender

Male (73%)
Female (26%)

Faculty

17
Total faculty
Full-time - 16
Part-time - 1
Male (11)
Female (6)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Humanities, philosophy, philosophy of religion, race, Asian-Americans
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 213 Harriman Hall
Stony Brook, NY  11794
United States
Contact Dr. Robert Cresae
Chair
Email: robert.crease@stonybrook.edu
Phone: 631-632-7570
Fax: 631-632-7522

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