Philosophy Minors

The philosophy department offers an exciting and innovative minor that deals specifically in ethics concentration. Given the ethical scandals of the last decade, this is a common and logical choice for you if you are seeking to stand out amongst job applicants in the fields of medicine, law, political science, business or criminal justice.

Course Requirements:

Philosophy Minor
  • Phil 265 Metaphysics and Epistemology
  • Two electives in Philosophy (One of which must be at the 300-level)
Choose one of the following:
  • Phil 102 Introduction to Philosophy
  • Phil 109 Critical Thinking
Choose one of the following:
  • Phil 105 Introduction to Ethics
  • Phil 250 Applied Ethics
Choose one of the following:
  • Phil 121 Ancient/Medieval Philosophy
  • Phil 122 Modern Philosophy
Philosophy Minor-Ethics Concentration
  • Phil 109 Critical Thinking
  • Phil 105 Introduction to Ethics
  • Phil 211 Feminist Ethics
  • Phil 250 Applied Ethics
  • Phil 340 Value Theory
Choose one of the following:
  • Phil 215 Environmental Ethics
  • Phil 225 Ethical Issues in Sex and Sexuality
  • Phil 235 Health Care Ethics
  • Phil 245 Ethics of Globalization

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