Philosophy and Religion, B.A.

The B.A. in Philosophy and Religion emphasizes the analysis of values, belief systems, and contemporary ethical issues with courses in diverse cultural traditions and major areas of philosophical and religious thought. Students explore the common aspects of these topics as well as their differences. Courses from the Western tradition and from Islamic, Asian, and African perspectives are included. All courses emphasize critical thinking and analytical skills and help students form a coherent set of ethical judgments and beliefs.