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    College of William & Mary
  Feb 17, 2018
2017 - 2018 Undergraduate Catalog

Philosophy, BA

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Required Credit Hours: 30

(Those who wish to prepare for graduate study in philosophy or in a related discipline will normally take more than this required minimum.)

Major Computing Requirement:

Two 400-level seminar courses with a grade of C- or better, and each student must produce at least one paper for each of these courses by word processor and certify that the paper was produced by the student in that manner.

Major Writing Requirement:

Successful completion of two 400 level courses, with a grade of C- or better.

Core Requirements:

A program for each major will be developed through consultation with a member of the philosophy faculty acting as a major advisor. Each program major must fulfill the following requirements:

Logic Course:


At least two 400-level seminars (exclusive of PHIL 441 , PHIL 442 , PHIL 495  and PHIL 496 )


The same course cannot be used to satisfy more than one of the above requirements. Majors are strongly encouraged to complete requirements 1, 2 and 3 before the end of the junior year.

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