Philosophy Degree Requirements
Major Requirements for a BA in Philosophy
In addition to meeting the course requirements for each respective major, all students
must also fulfill the General Education requirements for the Undergraduate College.
The Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy requires 120 credits.
General Education Requirements 57 to 58 credits
Students may apply 6 credits in their major towards General Education requirements.
|Required Courses 34 to 36 credits|
|PHI-0100||Introduction to Philosophy||3 credits|
|PHI-0200||History of Western Philosophy: Ancient and Medieval||3 credits|
|PHI-0201||History of Western Philosophy: Early Modern Thought||3 credits|
|PHI-0230||Introduction to Logic||3 credits|
|PHI-0330||Special Topics||3 credits|
|PHI-0360||Ethical Theory||3 credits|
|PHI-0420||Senior Seminar||3 credits|
|PHI-0272||Service Learning, Ethics||1 credit|
|PHI-0485||Internship||1 to 3 credits|
|Four elective courses at the 200-level or higher||12 credits|
|Recommended Supporting Courses 15 credits|
|HIS-0110||Origins of Culture||3 credits|
|HIS-0250||Emergence of the European World||3 credits|
|RST-0124||World Religions||3 credits|
The remaining credit hours are electives and can consist of Philosophy courses, but should not be limited to this particular discipline.