Philosophy is useful. Philosophy helps develop skills that are relevant to a wide variety of future careers.
Major in Philosophy
Provides excellent training for law school, many professional programs and for any future career in which decision-making and problem-solving skills are important.
Minor in Philosophy
The study of philosophy produces critical thinkers, readers, and writers.
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Interdisciplinary minors allow students to synthesize information from two or more academic disciplines into one plan of study. The Department of Philosophy works in conjunction with several other departments to provide students with a number of opportunities to broaden their educational experiences.
Religious Studies Minor
Gain an understanding of some of the main ideas found in the world's religions.
Cognitive Science Minor
A pioneering interdisciplinary field which studies the nature of intelligent systems
Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Minor
Understand how gender, race, class, and other aspects play a role in our lives.
Environmental Studies Minor
Develop solutions to hazards facing our planet.
Peace & Conflict Studies Minor
Examine the causes and prevention of war and learn peace-making strategies.