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/German

Approved Bridge Courses
Select at least one of the following:1-4
Philosophy Of the Arts
Philosophy of Art
Advanced Topics in Philosophy (with approval)
Advanced Topics in Philosophy
Historical Seminar (with approval)
Historical Seminar
Independent Study (with approval)
Required Courses
Select 16 credits of the following:16
Contemporary German Culture and Mores
Contemporary German Culture: Politics, Economics, and Current Events
German Cultural Identity from Charlemagne to the Berlin Republic
Topics in German Literature
Topics in German Language and Cultural Studies
Topics in German Language and Cultural Studies
German for Reading
"Other" Germans: Turkish and Minority Experience.
The Holocaust and Contemporary Jewish Experience
Topics in German Language and Literature
Faith & Literature & Film
Senior Seminar ((section 1 or 2))
Independent Study (when on German philosophical work)
Offered in Germany only:
Advanced German in Germany
Special Topics