Required Courses | 30 credits
The Major in Philosophy requires the completion of 30 credits.
- PH 251 Ethics
- PH 231 Philosophy of Knowledge
- OR PH 302 Philosophy of Science
- PH 272 Introduction to Metaphysics
- Six PH electives including at least one in social/political philosophy from the list below:
- PH 255 Introduction to Social and Political Philosophy
- PH 309 Theories of Justice
- PH 310 Philosophy of Race
- PH 311 Women, Gender, and Philosophy
- PH 312 Philosophy of Marx
- PH 352 Philosophy of Law
- Or special topics social/political philosophy courses approved by the chair
- PH 390 Major Capstone
As Sacred Heart University students, all Philosophy majors will take a logic and critical thinking course, typically CTL 125.