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Major and Minor Requirements

Requirements for the Major: 

The major requires 10 courses. At least six of these courses must be at the 300- level or above. The courses taken to satisfy the major must include the following:

A.  One course in logic and/or reasoning (206 or 321)
B.  One course in ethical theory (311 or 312)
C.  One course in Metaphysics or Epistemology (347 or 348)
D.  Three courses in History of Philosophy chosen from 351, 352, 353, 354, 355, 356, 357
E.  Senior Directed Study (450) or Senior Honors Project in Philosophy (500)

**Religion 327 may be counted as an elective in completion of the Philosophy major.

Requirements for the Minor:  

The minor requires six courses. At least four of these courses must be at the 300- level or above.

Philosophy Courses Meeting Requirements in Other Programs: 

Any course in philosophy may be used to satisfy the General Education requirement in Philosophy. In addition, several courses in the department are either required or optional ways to satisfy requirements in other majors or programs. These courses include 210, 213, 215, 216, 223, 225, 244, 303, 310, 315, 331, 333, 335, 340, 342, 353, and 355. Please refer to the description of each course for further information.