2008-2009 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    May 12, 2021  
2008-2009 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Social Philosophy [SPHI]


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Career Potential

  • Government
  • Law
  • Human Services
  • Education
  • Social Activism
  • Journalism

A. Required Courses: 15 credit hours


  • At least one course from the PHI 100 level

B. Additional Hours in Philosophy: 18 credit hours


At least nine hours must be in courses numbered 300-level and above.

C. Courses in related areas


Nine hours selected in consultation with an advisor. At least six of these nine hours must be in courses numbered 300 level and above.

D. Other courses


May include a minor of 15-21 credit hours

Total Credit Hours Required for Graduation: 124


Example of the B.A. in Social Philosophy over four years


This is just a model and does not reflect our expectations for all students.

First Year


Fall Total credit hours: 16-18


  • 2 GE courses
  • Foreign language 101
    or
  • Elective

Spring Total credit hours:: 16-17


  • 2 GE courses
  • Foreign language 102
    or
  • Elective

Second Year


Fall Total credit hours: 15


  • 2 GE courses
  • Foreign language 201
    or
  • Elective

Spring Total credit hours: 15


  • 2 GE courses
  • MAT
    or
  • Elective
  • Foreign language 202
    or
  • Elective

Third Year


Fall Total credit hours: 18


  • GE course
  • Elective
    The generous number of electives here allows for the student to easily adopt a dual major with philosophy
  • Elective
  • Elective

Spring Total credit hours: 15


  • Elective
  • Elective
  • Elective

Fourth Year


Fall Total credit hours: 15


  • Elective
  • Elective
  • Elective

Spring Total credit hours: 15


  • Elective
  • Elective
  • Elective
    The generous number of electives here allows for the student to easily adopt a dual major with philosophy

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