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Philosophy

Majoring & Minoring

Southwestern students may major or minor Philosophy.

Students may choose the paired major in Philosophy and Feminist Studies.

Major in Philosophy: 38 credits, including Philosophy 18-402; three from 414, 424, 434, 444; 514 or 524; 914 or 954 (Capstone); 16 additional credits of Philosophy, at least six of which must be above the introductory level.

Minor in Philosophy: 20 credits, at least 12 of which must be above the introductory level.

Paired major in Philosophy and Feminist Studies, by double counting two of the following courses cross-listed in Philosophy and Feminist Studies: Feminist Positions (18-214), Theories of Class (18-244), and Theories of Race (18-254).