The Department of Philosophy
The Department of Philosophy invites you to explore some of the deepest questions human beings have asked - questions about the basic character of reality, the limits of knowledge, the place of mind in nature, the best life for a person and the most decent society for us all, among others. You will not find easy answers, but you will think clearly about the options while honing analytical and imaginative skills that will prepare you for a host of exciting careers. Students find studying philosophy to be personally enriching and professionally rewarding. You can find information on employment prospects, earning potential, and more on what is philosophy and why you should study it. Come join our approachable faculty and enthusiastic students as you begin the intellectual odyssey of a lifetime.