2022-2023 Catalog 
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2022-2023 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Philosophy, BA

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Learning Outcomes

  • Be able to display capacities for and skills in critical thinking
  • Be able to write and orally express clear, logical, and grammatically correct philosophical arguments
  • Be able to display detailed knowledge of the current literature or historical background of a philosophical problem
  • Be able to demonstrate research skills in locating and using resources and extending inquiry on philosophical questions

General Requirements

  • The BA in Philosophy requires 30 credit hours of PHIL coursework, 21 of which must be upper-division (3000+ level).
  • All courses must be completed with grades of C or better.
  • A maximum of 54 credit hours of PHIL coursework can be applied to the degree.

Philosophy Major Course Requirements

Required Courses

Complete both courses listed below:


  • Complete a minimum of 24 additional credit hours of Philosophy (PHIL) electives.  At least 18 hours of electives must be upper-division (3000+ level) courses.

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