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Minor in Philosophy

Students must complete a minimum of 15 College of Arts and Sciences credit hours of philosophy, including:

  1. At least three courses (9 credit hours) at the 300 or 400 level.
  2. At least one course above the 100 level in three of the following areas.
    • Logic
    • Ethics or value theory
    • History of philosophy
    • Epistemology and metaphysics
    • Special topics
    • Note: In unusual circumstances students may petition to the Director of Undergraduate Studies for an exception, but in all cases a minor must involve coursework above the 100 level in at least two areas.
  • At least two courses must be completed in one of the areas listed above.
  • No more than one course at the 100 level may be counted toward the minor.
  • In fulfilling the above requirements, students must also meet all other College requirements for minors.