Sep 29, 2023  
College Catalog 2023-2024 
College Catalog 2023-2024

Philosophy Major

Major Requirements

A major in philosophy consists of at least nine departmental courses, which must include those listed below. The courses listed satisfy the requirements by default. Other classes may be used to satisfy these requirements with departmental approval.

Logical Reasoning (1 course)

Ethics (1 course)

History of Philosophy (2 courses)

Intermediate-level electives (3 courses): three courses in the department at the 300-level

Electives (1 course)

Senior Seminar (1 course): PHIL 489 - Senior Seminar  

Capstone Requirement

The Senior Capstone requirement is normally satisfied by a senior paper written for the Senior Seminar (PHIL 489 ), and presented at the senior Philosophy Day.