Philosophy Education

Philosophy is a field concerned with the theories and nature of knowledge, self-discovery and humanity. Students in philosophy degree programs explore questions of knowledge, existence, ethics, intellect and logic. Students in a philosophy degree program take courses that focus on the main branches of philosophy.

Main Coursework

Typical courses required for a philosophy major include:

  • Ancient philosophy
  • Moral philosophy
  • Political philosophy
  • Logic
  • Ethics
  • Contemporary philosophy
  • Epistemology
  • Metaphysics
  • Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy
  • Master of Arts in Philosophy
  • Ph.D. in Philosophy

Philosophy Degree Levels

  • Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy
  • Master of Arts in Philosophy
  • Ph.D. in Philosophy