Ontology is a foundational discipline of philosophy that
has its origins in ancient Greece. Today, the demand for trained
ontologists is becoming a distinct career path for our graduates.
UB is a world center of research in applied ontology, opening the
doors for our graduate students to successful careers in
informatics and data science in fields such as biomedicine,
finance, defense and security. Start a new career by earning an
M.A. in Philosophy with a focus in ontology.