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Requirements for the Major

Philosophy Courses:

PHI 101 Problems of Philosophy
PHI 102 Practical Logic
PHI 401 Advanced Topics in Philosophy
PHI 601 Capstone

Plus, all of the following, totaling at least 20 semester hours:

  1. Two History of Philosophy courses (PHI 200-209)
  2. Two Topics of Philosophy courses (PHI 210-229)
  3. One Ethics Course (PHI 230-259)

Majors enrolled in the All-College Honors Program will substitute a course numbered 660 or higher (totaling at least 4 SH) for PHI 601.

Philosophy majors must take at least four other philosophy courses before taking 401, and normally take 401 before taking either 601 or courses numbered 660 or higher.


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