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University of Hawaii at Manoa

Department of Philosophy

Honolulu, HI

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University of Hawaii at Manoa

Overview

University of Hawaii at Manoa / Department of Philosophy is located in Honolulu, HI, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

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

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 8
Doctoral Degrees 2

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Varies
Thesis Optional
Culminating exam
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Final oral presentation

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

39
Applied
13
Accepted
5
Enrolled
33%

Applying

100
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 1st January 15th No
Spring deadline September 1st August 1st 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 Paper score: 600
TOEFL IBT score: 100
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

41
Total Graduate Students
4%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
95%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 7.32%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 68%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 9.76%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 7.32%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (75%)
Female (24%)

Faculty

14
Total faculty
Full-time - 14
Part-time - 0
Male (10)
Female (4)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Renaissance philosophy, Indian philosophy, logic, ethics, philosophy of science, philosophy of mathematics, Chinese philosophy
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
158,000

Location & Contact

Address 2500 Campus Road
Honolulu, HI  96822
United States
Contact Thomas Bingham
Dean
Phone: 808-956-6460