60 months
45500 USD/year
45500 USD/year
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Philosophy from Loyola University Chicago allows students to earn both bachelor's and master’s degrees in philosophy in five years. 


Philosophy from Loyola University Chicago raises fundamental questions about ourselves and the world, which result in a sharpened perception of the value of our lives and an increased ability of analysis.  

Students at Philosophy from Loyola University Chicago will:

  • Demonstrate a general familiarity with major figures, schools and debates ranging from ancient Greece through the 20th century.
  • Be able to recognize the significance of historical philosophy to ongoing philosophical debates and contemporary issues.
  • Be able to recognize and appreciate the diversity of philosophical methodology across history.
  • Be able to apply insights drawn from their study of the history of philosophy to ongoing philosophical debates.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Ancient philosophy
  • Medieval philosophy
  • Modern philosophy
  • Continental philosophy
  • Analytic philosophy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines


150 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete either Loyola University Chicago's free online application or apply through Common App
  • Send in all official high school and secondary transcripts from each institution you have attended.
  • English proficiency scores.
  • Ask for a letter of recommendation from a teacher or counselor or have them use our online form.
  • 500-word personal statement
  • Send a resume of your achievements and extracurricular activities at school or in your community

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    45500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22750 USD per semester during 60 months.
  • National

    45500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22750 USD per semester during 60 months.

Living costs for Chicago

1297 - 2491 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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