48 months
25910 USD/year
25910 USD/year
13602 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Philosophy from The College of New Jersey may elect to pursue either the general course of study in philosophy or, if they choose, a major or minor concentration either in the area of Law and Philosophy or in the area of Ethics. 


At Philosophy from The College of New Jersey, the general course of study in philosophy is designed for students who have broad interests in philosophy or who wish to prepare for graduate school in philosophy. The concentration in Law and Philosophy is designed for students with an interest in law or in legal and political theory. The concentration in Ethics is designed for students with interests in theoretical or applied ethics, or medicine, nursing, and other professions in the fields of ethics, health care, and biomedical research.

Key Features

The study of philosophy provides a powerful perspective on other academic subjects ranging from literature and art to biology and mathematics as well as an exceptionally strong background for such diverse professions as teaching, journalism, medicine, ministry, and business as well as law. A Philosophy program at The College of New Jersey can thus be profitably combined with a variety of other majors. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Logic 
  • History of Philosophy 
  • History of Ancient Philosophy
  • History of Modern Philosophy
  • Ethics 
  • Equality in Law and Ethics
  • Epistemology or Metaphysics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Common Application
  • Essay
  • $75.00 Application Fee
  • All Official Transcripts from Grades 9-12 of High School
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
  • SAT or ACT Scores
  • TOEFL or IELTS Scores –  For applicants whose first language is not English, or who attend a high school in which English is not the language of instruction.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25910 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12955 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    25910 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12955 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    13602 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6801 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Ewing

1024 - 2520 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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