University of Alberta


Program Information

School:University of Alberta
Faculty:Faculty of Arts
Field of Study:Philosophy
Description:Whether you have the goal of working in international relations or becoming a great writer, psychologist or pianist, you can find what you’re looking for in a Bachelor of Arts. Students with aptitudes ranging from mathematics, to art, to social studies and more can find their place in liberal arts. The liberal arts allow you to understand the components of the world around you and approach them from an informed and open-minded viewpoint. Let the liberal arts free you and take you where you want to go!

Explore what it means to be human—our institutions, our ideas, our beliefs. Learn how ancient Greek philosophy has shaped our ideas of today. Study the great minds of philosophical thought, from Plato to Nietzsche. Delve into the ethical questions behind cyberspace and artificial intelligence. Realize your own philosophies surrounding reasoning, risk and rationality. Philosophy is the critical study of ideas, experiences and institutions. Whether your inclinations are those of the mathematician, the poet, the scholar or the activist, there is certain to be an area of philosophy that will pique your interest.
URL:Philosophy at University of Alberta
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $17,034

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*72

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  • 4 of  Grade12 Humanities  or  Grade12 International Languages  or  Grade12 Mathematics  or  Grade12 Science 

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on July 13, 2016