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Department of Philosophy 

 Majoring or Minoring in Philosophy 

 

SPOTLIGHT

The SRU Philosophy Department currently offers three major tracks and two minors.

MAJORS

The BA in Philosophy is a 33-credit first major designed to give students a solid background in Western Philosophy and the fields of ethics and logic. 

The BA in Applied Philosophy is a 36-credit major designed for students interested in pursuing a career in the field of non-profit management or philanthropic leadership.

The Career-Related Philosophy Second Major is a 30-credit second major which allows students to design a program of philosophy courses to complement the their first major and specific career objectives.

MINORS

The Philosophy Minor requires 18 hours in philosophy, 9 of which must be at the 300 level.

The Ethics Minor requires 18 hours in philosophy, 9 of which must be at the 300 level.

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Phone: 724-738-2071
Fax: 724-738-2478

Chair: Katherine Cooklin
katherine.cooklin@sru.edu

Secretary: Hank Boler
herman.boler@sru.edu


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