Embark on a journey of limitless discovery as a USJ Philosophy major

USJ’s department of Philosophy offers a curriculum that will develop your critical thinking skills and deepen your understanding of the currents of human thought over time.

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  • Examine the fundamental views of humanity, including humankind's beliefs and practices in the areas of art, science, morality, and religion
  • Benefit from an outstanding curriculum that builds a strong academic foundation through introductory courses like Logic, Discovering Philosophy, and Philosophy Goes to the Movies
  • Pursue specialized courses like Philosophy of Love, Existentialism, Contemporary Ethical Problems, Modern Philosophers, Women Philosophers, and more
  • Have the option to combine a major in Philosophy with a major in another discipline – popular double majors include Philosophy/English, Philosophy/Psychology and Philosophy/Environmental Studies
  • Attend regional professional philosophy conferences

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