Philosophy professor

Philosophy, the love of wisdom, investigates some of the most pressing issues in our lives.

As a philosophy major, you'll master important critical-thinking, problem-solving and communication skills that will make you more marketable and prepare you for graduate or professional study.

Our recent graduates have found success in a variety of fields, including:

  • Law
  • Medicine
  • Government and military
  • Seminary and mission work
  • Business
  • Education

By mid-career, philosophy majors have the largest salary growth of any field and out-earn all other humanities majors and those with a bachelor's degree in STEM. Not only will you find success in your field, but you'll also transform your outlook on the world. 

News in Brief

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    Stay up to date with what's happening in the philosophy program.

  • The Remarkable Earning Power of the Philosophy Degree

    By mid-career, philosophy majors have the largest salary growth of any field, out earn the next closest humanities major by 20% and out earn bachelor degrees in “STEM” fields.