Jun 17, 2019  
2019-2020 General Catalog 
2019-2020 General Catalog

Philosophy - Minor

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College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Department of Languages, Philosophy and Communication Studies


Minimum Departmental Requirements

 Total Credits:


Philosophy Major  BA



Philosophy Major Ethics Concentration  BA



Philosophy Major  BS



Philosophy Major Ethics Concentration  BS



Philosophy Minor


Minimum Course Grade for Philosophy Major or Minor


Grade Point Average to Declare a Major or Minor

2.5 Career GPA

Grade Point Average to Graduate with Major or Minor

2.5 GPA within Major/Minor Classes

A minimum of 50 percent of minor credits must be earned at USU




At least half (50 percent) of the credits earned for these degrees must be completed in upper-division USU courses offered by the Department of Languages, Philosophy, and Communication Studies. All other credits (including transfer and study abroad credits) must be approved by the Philosophy faculty in order to be counted toward these degrees.

Philosophy Minor (18 credits) (2.5 GPA)

I. Philosophy Courses (18 credits)

A. Required Courses (18 credits)

Select 6 courses from the following list, four of which must be at the upper-division level (3000 level or above). Up to 3 pass/fail credits in philosophy courses may be applied toward the philosophy minor.

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