Philosophy is the ancient discipline of deep inquiry into the wondrousness of existence. This discipline enriches awareness of the roots of Western culture, while fostering openness to other traditions and ways of thinking.
As a Philosophy minor at Franklin Pierce, your courses will combine the history of philosophy with topics that highlight practical applications of the discipline, including ethics and political theory The study of philosophy fosters critical reading, thinking, and communication skills.
This program will prepare you for a dynamic future with career paths in academics, law, business, healthcare, and public service. The study of philosophy will also make you adaptable to the everchanging career possibilities of the future.
To earn the Philosophy minor, you must successfully complete a 19-credit course of study.