PHIL - Programs

Bachelor of Arts (general) in Philosophy (3 years)

Total 90 credits

CONCENTRATION IN PHILOSOPHY (36 PHIL credits required)

First Year
PHIL 1115E 
+ 6 elective credits in Social Sciences
+ 6 elective credits in Sciences
+ 12 elective credits

Upper Years
12 credits from:
PHIL 2305E           PHIL 2325E           PHIL 2505E         
+ 6 PHIL credits from the 3000 level courses 
+12 additional PHIL credits 
+ 30 elective credits 

Note: Students may not exceed 42 credits at the 1000 or 9100 level in their degree program. 

Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy (4 years)

Total 120 credits

SPECIALIZATION IN PHILOSOPHY (60 PHIL credits required)

First Year
PHIL 1115E
+ 6 elective credits in Social Sciences
+ 6 elective credits in Sciences 
+ 12 elective credits 

Upper Years
PHIL 2305E           PHIL 2325E          PHIL 2505E          

+ 6 credits from:
PHIL 3406E           PHIL 3407E           PHIL 3436E          
PHIL 3476E PHIL 3486E  PHIL 3496E 

+ 6 additional PHIL credits at the 3000 level
+ 6 PHIL credits at the 4000 level
+ 18 additional PHIL credits 
+ 36 elective credits

Note: Students may not exceed 42 credits at the 1000 or 9100 level in their degree program.

Major in Philosophy


MAJOR IN PHILOSOPHY (42 PHIL credits required)

PHIL 1115E 

+ 12 credits from:
PHIL 2305E      PHIL 2325E      PHIL 2505E     

+ 6 credits from:
PHIL 3406E      PHIL 3407E      PHIL 3436E     
PHIL 3476E PHIL 3486E PHIL 3496E

+ 6 PHIL credits at the 3000 level
+ 6 PHIL credits at the 4000 level
+ 6 additional PHIL credits
+ 78 elective credits* (must include 6 credits in Social Sciences and/or 6 credits in Sciences if not part of the minor or second major)

* Students must complete a minimum of a minor (24 credits) or a second major (42 credits) from among their elective credits.

Note: Students may not exceed 42 credits at the 1000 or 9100 level in their degree program.

Minor in Philosophy


MINOR IN PHILOSOPHY (24 PHIL credits required)

PHIL 1115E 

+ 12 credits from:
PHIL 2305E           PHIL 2325E           PHIL 2505E          

+ 6 credits from 3000 or 4000 level

Minor in Ethics


MINOR IN ETHICS (24 credits)

PHIL 1115E 

+ 12 credits from:
PHIL 2217E PHIL 2525E PHIL 2345E PHIL 2746E
PHIL 2747E PHIL 2876E PHIL 3346E   

+ PHIL 3545E