Undergraduate major: philosophy (BA)

Undergraduate minor: philosophy

Graduate degrees: MA in philosophy; PhD in philosophy



The Department of Philosophy offers programs of study for undergraduate and graduate students. A major in philosophy develops abilities useful for careers in many fields and for any situation requiring clear, systematic thinking.

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The department also administers the interdisciplinary undergraduate major in ethics and public policy, which it offers jointly with the Department of Economics and the Department of Sociology and Criminology; see Ethics and Public Policy in the catalog.