From comedians like Stephen Colbert to leaders like Martin Luther King Jr., a philosophy major opens doors and enlightens curious minds.
PayScale Inc.’s lists philosophy among the top twenty "Best Undergrad College Degrees By Salary" – outranking majors such as nursing, communications, and even accounting.
Studies by the Department of Education show that philosophy majors receive top scores on standardized tests like the GRE, GMAT, and LSAT. We have 100% placement in outstanding graduate programs.
Philosophy majors succeed long term, too, and get high-paying jobs. According to Payscale, philosophy majors can expect to earn $81,200 at their mid-career median salary.
Take advantage of Florida Southern's guarantee to travel to places such as Italy, Turkey, Greece, England, and Israel on Junior Journey trips.
We offer an Honors in Philosophy, which gives exceptional students an opportunity to complete a thesis project under the direction of a faculty member.
Assistant Professor of Philosophy
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A full description of the curriculum and course titles can be found in the academic catalog.
On campus, you can belong to the Philosophy Club and eligible students may be inducted into Phi Sigma Tau, the national honor society in philosophy.