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Philosophy (BA)

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Next start date

05/16/17

Cost per credit

$500
The cost of this program is $500 per credit hour, with no additional program fees. Technology, Financial Aid Trust and other mandatory university fees may apply.

ASU’s online Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy teaches you how to think well, which in turn lays the foundation for personal and professional success. You will also learn how to structure arguments, write precisely and clearly and communicate ideas in an orderly, persuasive, and unambiguous way.

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College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Many philosophical texts are quite difficult, and ASU’s BA in Philosophy courses will teach you how to read, comprehend, and summarize conceptually difficult material. In short, studying philosophy trains you to be a better, clearer thinker.

Course work includes the major subfields of philosophy such as metaphysics, epistemology and ethics as well as electives that connect philosophy to other areas of inquiry and that emphasize the social relevance of philosophy. You will also be required to complete a senior capstone project, in which you will be able to select from the following topics: Rationalism, Empiricism, Contemporary Analytic Philosophy, Advanced Symbolic Logic, and Topics in Philosophy. 

As a graduate from the Philosophy program, you will be well prepared for leadership roles in whatever path you take, whether it be in business, law, politics, medicine or education.

What it costs

The cost of this program is $500 per credit hour, with no additional program fees. Technology, Financial Aid Trust and other mandatory university fees may apply.
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Requirements

All students are required to meet general university admission requirements.

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