Requirements for a Philosophy Integrated Major

Major Requirements
Select 24 credits in philosophy including the following: 1
PHIL 243Intro To Logic2-4
or PHIL 245 Logic
PHIL 311History of Philosophy - Ancient and Medieval4
PHIL 312History of Philosophy: Modern & Contemporary4
PHIL 494Philosophy Capstone: Revisiting the Good Life2
Select at least one relevant philosophy "bridge" course (see list)1-4
Additional Philosophy Courses 26-11
Complete 16 credits of required courses in the companion discipline (see list)16

At least 16 of the 24 philosophy credits must be upper-division.


We recommend that integrated majors take one "Advanced Topics" course (PHIL 447 or PHIL 448) and one "Historical Seminar" (PHIL 454 or PHIL 455)

Approved bridge courses and Required courses integrated w/Biology

Approved Bridge Courses
Select at least one of the following:4
Souls & Brains
Required Courses
Select two of the following:8
Organization of Life: Genetics and Cell Biology
Diversity of Life: An Introduction to Zoology and Botany
Ecology and Evolution
Select 8 credits of the following: 18
300-level courses that are not Advanced Integrative Seminars or Scientific Issues & Perspectives (SIP) courses
Total Credits20

CHEM 231 General Chemistry I and CHEM 232 General Chemistry II are strongly recommended as supporting courses.