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Philosophy (Minor)

Philosophy is a discipline central to the liberal arts and humanities. Familiarity with some of its most important topics and questions forms a vital feature of undergraduate education.

Degrees & Offerings
  • Minor
  • Bloomsburg
  • Lock Haven
  • Mansfield
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Chair of the Department of History, Political Science, and Philosophy / Associate Professor
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The aim of the Philosophy Minor is thus to acquaint students with philosophical work concerning, for example, the nature of reality, the possibility of knowledge, and the character of the good life. The course array of the Philosophy Minor is specifically tailored to achieve this objective.

Students interested in the Philosophy Minor should consult their advisor for information on course requirements. More information will be added to this page when available.

Courses and Curriculum

Students will achieve meaningful familiarity with topics in metaphysics, epistemology, and ethics through the completion of courses whose utility is directly relevant to virtually any of the Major offerings of CUP. Students will also master the basics of critical thinking applicable to any field of study.

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