Enrich your intellectual imagination.
From climate change and biomedicine to global justice and corporate ethics, the
environmental, scientific and social issues that face our world present many important
In this program, you will form a deep understanding of the core areas of philosophy –
ethics, metaphysics, epistemology, logic, and the history of philosophy – and how they
relate to complex global issues. You will develop the sophisticated analytical thinking,
reasoning and writing skills that are central to success in many professions.
Three tracks are available: general philosophy, environmental philosophy or ethics.
Other strengths include philosophy of biology, philosophy of law, philosophy of mind
and biblical interpretation.
Students in this program complete a thesis.
The program is offered in cooperation with Washington State University. Students have
access to faculty expertise and resources of both universities.