Strengths of the Ph.D. Program
The graduate program educates students to pursue research and teach in the main areas of department concentration:¬†¬†
Degree requirements for the Ph.D.:
Rice University aspires to excellence in research and teaching, and to making the world a better place. To accomplish¬†these goals, we believe that we must cultivate a diverse community of learning and discovery. The Philosophy Department strongly encourages applications from women and members of other groups¬†underrepresented in philosophy.¬†
For information on the Philosophy Department's workshop on diversity ("Why So Few"), visit wsf.rice.edu, and for information on Rice University's diversity commitment for graduate students, visit diversity.rice.edu.