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Philosophy

Earn a Degree in Philosophy from a Christian University

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Why Major in Philosophy?

The philosophy degree at Liberty develops the whole person and will prepare you for a lifetime of problem-solving and critical thinking. When you major in philosophy, you’ll gain practical skills in debate and dialogue.

Learn to think and write clearly, argue a position with good reasons, interpret new data, and offer creative solutions. Develop your mind as an original thinker – someone who can think outside the box.

Our faculty spend quality time with our students, helping them to become practical problem-solvers. As a result, our students often go to top-tier graduate schools and are hired in all parts of industry, business, and ministry.

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Challenge the Way You Think

Our philosophy degree will prepare you to assess theories and worldviews by analyzing and evaluating claims and arguments from a biblical perspective.

Prepare for your career as you study multiple-perspective thinking led by professors who share your passion for philosophy and who are grounded in their Christian faith. Learn how to express your position and argue for the truth of Christian Theism.

Career Opportunities in Philosophy

With a philosophy degree, you can transition into a variety of careers. Impact others in fields like journalism, counseling, and human rights. Work in the business sector as a politician, lawyer, or in research and development. Or, pursue religious studies in theology, apologetics, or ministry.


Prepare for Grad School with a Philosophy Major

Launch into graduate school with a degree in philosophy. On average, philosophy majors score better on graduate admission tests than other undergraduate majors. Whether you want to go to graduate school, law school, or medical school – with a background in philosophy, you’ll be prepared for the test.

Verbal & Writing Skills

Philosophy majors score high in both the verbal and analytical writing sections of the GRE.

Law School

Planning to go on to Law School? A philosophy major will provide you with a well-rounded education. When it’s time to take the LSAT, you’ll be ready.

Business School

With a degree in philosophy, you’ll be prepared to take the GMAT and enter the Business School of your choice.


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