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Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) Major in Philosophy

Minimum required: 120 semester hours


General Requirements

The major requires 30 hours, including: 

PHIL 1305 Philosophy and Critical Thinking 3
PHIL 2311 History of Philosophy Before 1600 3
PHIL 2312 History of Philosophy Since 1600 3
PHIL 2330 Elementary Logic 3
Advanced Philosophy electives 18
Total Hours 30

2. Graduating seniors must submit a portfolio of their work and participate in an exit interview with the Philosophy faculty. Details about the portfolio are available in the Department’s main office.

3. Majors must satisfy general education core curriculum and B.A. requirements.

4. Majors must complete an approved minor.

5. The number of free elective hours a student will complete depends on the number of hours a student may need to achieve the 120 and/or the 36 advanced and 9 hour writing intensive total hours required for graduation.