Philosophy Minor

The 6-course Philosophy minor is similar to the major insofar as it is structured yet flexible. Students will be introduced to core areas of philosophy while having the freedom to explore their interests. 

Program Requirements

No more than 3 credits may be at the 100-level. 6 credits must be at the 300-level.
Logic
Complete 1 course from the following:3
Logic
Critical Reasoning and Arguments
Value Theory
Complete 1 course from the following:3
History of Ethics
Social and Political Philosophy
Philosophies of Art
Fields of Philosophy: Selected Topics
Knowledge and Reality
Complete 1 course from the following:3
Philosophy of Science
Philosophy of Mind
Knowledge, Belief and Truth
Existence and Reality
Fields of Philosophy: Selected Topics
History
Complete 1 course from the following:3
History of Philosophy: Ancient Philosophy
History of Philosophy: Modern Philosophy
Nineteenth Century Philosophy
Periods and Movements: Selected Topics
Electives
Complete 2 courses from the following:6
Introduction to Philosophy
Ethics
Logic
History of Ethics
Ethics and Business
Philosophical Issues in Biomedical Ethics
Philosophical Issues in Law and Justice
Ethical Issues in Education
Social and Political Philosophy
Ethics of Love, Sex and Desire
American Philosophy
Contemporary Philosophers
Asian Philosophy
Existentialism
Philosophies of Art
Philosophy of Religion
Critical Reasoning and Arguments
Philosophy of Science
Philosophy of Mind
Philosophy of Sport
Philosophy of Cyberspace
Introduction to Cognitive Science
Fields of Philosophy: Selected Topics
Fields of Philosophy: Selected Topics
Fields of Philosophy: Selected Topics
Fields of Philosophy: Selected Topics
Periods and Movements: Selected Topics
Periods and Movements: Selected Topics
Knowledge, Belief and Truth
Existence and Reality
Philosophy of Law
Ideals of Peace
Legal Reasoning
Philosophy and Death
History of Philosophy: Ancient Philosophy
History of Philosophy: Modern Philosophy
Theoretical and Applied Ethics
Nineteenth Century Philosophy
Analytic Philosophy
Contemporary Continental Philosophy
Feminist Jurisprudence
Fields of Philosophy: Selected Topics
Periods and Movements: Selected Topics
Periods and Movements: Selected Topics
Seminar in Philosophy
Seminar in Philosophy
Independent Study in Philosophy
Independent Study in Philosophy
Independent Study in Philosophy
Independent Study in Philosophy
Total Credits18