2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog


Philosophy, BS

Requirements

The BS with a major in philosophy requires 30 semester hours in philosophy, including:

  • 12 hours in topical studies
  • 6 hours in historical studies
  • 3 hours in logical studies

Twenty-one or more of the 30 semester hours should be at the 30000 level or higher. Twelve or more of the 30 semester hours should be at the 40000 level.

Also required is a minor (or major) in economics, political science (with POSC 20093 – Scope and Methods of Political Science) or a program in the College of Science and Engineering. (There is room, in principle, for other minors to count, but permission is required from the chair of the Department of Philosophy.)