Along with specific requirements for any major, all students in the Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degree programs must meet all general education and graduation requirements under a single catalog.

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/Communication

Approved Bridge Courses
Select at least one of the following:2-4
Philosophy Of the Arts
Philosophy of Art
Historical Seminar (with approval)
Historical Seminar
Required Courses
COMM 302Rhetorical Theory4
Select 12 credits of the following:12
Communication and Gender
Argumentation and Debate
Messages, Influence, and Culture
Communication Theory
Communication Criticism
Communication and Diversity
Advanced Persuasive Speaking
Reconciliation & Conflict Resolution
Church And Theater
Special Topics in Interpersonal Communication (with approval)
Media, Religion, and Culture
Special Topics in Media and Culture (with approval)
Special Topics in Rhetoric & Culture (with approval)
Special Topics in Theater (with approval)
Theater and Culture