Philosophy Degrees Available
BA in PHILOSOPHY - The study of philosophy will enhance your understanding of yourself, your values, your beliefs, and the fundamental nature of the world around you. It teaches you to think more critically, listen more carefully, and communicate more clearly and concisely. These skills--which give you the ability to analyze objectively, organize efficiently, communicate competently, and research thoroughly--give you marketability in any number of arenas.
BA in Social Sciences PPE Track - The Philosophy, Political Science, and Economics Departments have collaborated to create the Social Sciences Division PPE track degree. This interdisciplinary degree consists of courses from all 3 departments and can open the door to graduate study in any of these disciplines as well as law school.
BA in Social Sciences PSP Track - The Philosophy, Sociology, and Psychology Departments have collaborated to create the Social Sciences Division PSP track degree. This interdisciplinary degree consists of courses from all 3 departments and focuses on Understanding Ourselves and Others.
BA in Philosophy + Bacc/MD - The Philosophy Department and Pre-Professional Health Advising have collaborated to create a Pre-Med Philosophy Degree which allows students to simultaneously major in Philosophy while satisfying all the requirements for the Bacc/MD program.
Philosophy Minors Available
Students in any major can pursue a minor in philosophy. Some of these minors are interdisciplinary and incorporate courses from other departments on campus to help meet the requirements.
Philosophy Courses Available
The Philosophy Department offers courses on a variety of philosophical topics that stress the development of skills in critical thinking, critical writing, analysis of texts, and reconstruction and evaluation of arguments.