Degree Programs in Philosophy

Philosophy offers a bachelor's degree, as well as a minor, in Philosophy.  The major in philosophy is designed to provide a thorough, biblically-based, cognitive and spiritual foundation for serving others effectively in the university, workplace, occupational field or ministry.



Studying in the field of philosophy will help equip you for work in such fields as:

Career Opportunities

  • Management and administration
  • Government
  • Law
  • Teaching and counseling
  • Pastoral and campus ministry
  • Youth ministry
  • Parachurch ministry
  • Classical Christian school teacher
  • Apologist
  • Cultural commentator
  • Insurance and securities


  • Evangelism and apologetics
  • Publishing and journalism
  • Hospital ethics
  • Politics
  • Criminal justice
  • Computer science/information technology
  • Business/research and development
  • Theologian
  • Human Rights advocate
  • Editor
  • Educational leadership

Please visit the Registrar's page for information on Degree Completion Plans.

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