Offered as a major and a minor
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Do you find yourself asking questions and seeking the truth about free will, faith and reason, the definition of a just society, or what it means to be human and to live well? Students within the Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy will study everything from knowledge to goodness, from God to the meaning of human existence. Come graduation day, with a degree in the pursuit of wisdom, you will have the critical skills necessary to engage with diverse ideas in a changing world.
Outside of Philosophy Classes
Outside of Class
Write for Tolle Lege, a campus journal that publishes student philosophical and theological writings aligned with the Mount’s mission of “learning in the pursuit of truth.” If you are looking for a more immersive experience, any number of student clubs and diversity groups will introduce you to new ways of thinking.
Resources for getting a job with a philosophy degree
The Career Center is a terrific resource as you consider life after college. Stop by to learn about resume and internship workshops, career fairs, and opportunities to meet employers.
Mount graduates with philosophy degrees
After You Graduate
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