Philosophy, Bachelor of Arts

Offered by Philosophy Program

General Studies
Foundational Core (Written, Math, Oral, Democracy)
Foundational Core courses12
Portal
Select one course numbered 1883
Distribution
Aesthetics3
Humanities6
Social Sciences6
Natural Sciences7
Analytical and Quantitative Thought0
Wellness0
Needed to reach 27 credit hour minimum in Distribution5
Capstone
Select one course numbered 3883
BA Language requirement
Complete all required courses 16
Major Option
Complete all required courses33
Minor or 2nd Major
Complete all required courses 224
Unrestricted electives
Needed to reach 120 credit hours minimum12
Total Credit Hours120

Major Option

Philosophy Core Requirements
PHIL 100Introduction to Philosophy3
or PHIL 120 Introduction to Ethics
Philosophy Logic Requirements
Select one of the following:3
Introduction to Logic
Formal Logic
Philosophy History Requirements
Select 2 of the following:6
Ancient Philosophy
Medieval Philosophy
Modern Philosophy
Contemporary Philosophy
Philosophy of Culture
Philosophy Intermediate Requirements
Select 2 of the following:6
Social and Political Philosophy
Philosophy of Mind
Philosophy of Religion: Reason and Faith
Philosophy of Science
Philosophy Advanced Requirements
Select 3 of the following:9
Ethics
Topics in Metaphysics
Independent Study
Aesthetics
Philosophy in Literature
Seminar in Philosopher or Movement
Eastern Psychology
Philosophy Capstone Course Requirements
PHIL 490Seminar in Philosopher or Movement 33
Electives
The remaining 3 credit hours required for the major can be elected from any of the courses listed for the major that have not already been taken.3
Total Credit Hours33
1

For specific language requirements see #2 of Bachelor of Arts Degree requirements.

2

A minor or second major is required for a complete degree program. The number of required electives needed to reach 120 total credit hours overall will depend upon the specific program chosen.

3

May be repeated for advanced level or elective credit.