Bachelor of Liberal Arts

The Concentration in Philosophy

The BLA Concentration in Philosophy illustrates through courses such as Philosophy and Film, The Goddess in World Religion, and Buddhist and Zen Philosophy how philosophical ideas have influenced other disciplines and how it has been illuminated by the intellectual visions expressed through those disciplines. Serious contact with the discipline of philosophy sharpens critical thinking, clarifies values, and helps to produce articulate, intellectually prepared, and adaptable individuals ready to lead contemporary society in a socially responsible manner.


A minimum of four 300-level or above Philosophy courses.

A minimum of four 200-level Philopsophy courses.

Please refer to the course catalog for a complete list of Philosophy courses.