The core and distribution requirements for a major in philosophy are those listed for baccalaureate degrees, with the exception that a course in history or literature is required to fulfill the humanities distribution requirement. It is recommended that a philosophy major take PHI 102 Introduction to Logic/Critical Thinking as one of their earliest philosophy elective courses.
Philosophy electives: any philosophy (PHI) courses - 15 hour(s). (Note that some courses in other major programs may be counted as philosophy electives if approved by the Philosophy Department.)
Total hours for the major: 38
Total degree hours: 126
Requirements for Double Majors
Students double-majoring in Philosophy and another discipline MAY:
Count up to six (6) hours of upper-level courses in the other major discipline also as philosophy electives if approved by the Philosophy Department.
Satisfy the Philosophy Capstone Project requirement by completing the Capstone requirements of the other major AND including a member of the Philosophy Department faculty in the process of formulating the thesis, bibliography and outline of the Capstone for the other major.