Did you know that recent studies independently show that studying philosophy increases both literacy and numeracy? According to the Higher Education Statistics Agency, the demand for philosophy graduates continues to grow.
You have the opportunity to take part in a balanced undergraduate curriculum that covers logic, ethics, aesthetics, metaphysics, epistemology (theory of knowledge), philosophy of science, philosophy of mind, philosophy of language, philosophy of religion, history of philosophy, Asian philosophy, American Indian philosophy, classical American philosophy, and 19th and 20th-century continental European philosophy.
Students completing the Philosophy B.A. program will achieve valuable critical-thinking skills:
If you are considering majoring or minoring in Philosophy, either as a new student or as a transfer student, please contact Professor Samuel Kahn.
“Why Study Philosophy?” A site with a number of additional links.
“The Earning Power of Philosophy Majors”
“Philosophy Dominates: Best Majors for GRE Scores”
“Why Future Business Leaders Need Philosophy”
“How Philosophy can make you a better Manager”
“9 Famous Execs that Majored in Philosophy”
“Tech’s Hottest Ticket: that ‘Useless’ Liberal Arts Degree”
“Surprise: Humanities Degrees Provide Great Return On Investment”
“11 Reasons to Major in the Humanities”
“A Philosophy Degree earns more than an Accounting Degree”
“Billionaire LinkedIn Founder says his masters in philosophy has helped him more than an MBA”