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  Sep 20, 2017
 
 
    
Undergraduate Catalog 2017-18

Philosophy Major


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Program Requirements


Cognates:  Appropriate courses in other departments may be used towards a philosophy major (not a minor) up to a maximum of four hours.

Flexibility is built into the philosophy major. Students are encouraged to speak with a faculty advisor about which combination of courses would best suit their individual interests.

The philosophy major requires the following:

Both of the following two courses:


At least one of the following two courses:


At least one of the following three courses:


Note:


A minimum of 28 credit hours in philosophy overall, including at least 15 credit hours of courses at the 3000 level or above. At least 9 of the 28 credit hours must be earned by completion of courses offered by WMU Philosophy Department.

Baccalaureate Writing Requirement


Students who have chosen the Philosophy major will satisfy the Baccalaureate Writing Requirement by successfully completing one of the following courses:

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