The faculty embrace and model principles of academic integrity, equality and diversity, tolerance and inclusion, by exposing students to a variety of interpretations and specializations in the fields of history and philosophy.
Philosophy majors from University of Tennessee Martin are expected to:
What can you do with a philosophy degree? Virtually anything you want! Philosophy majors master skills that many employers seek: critical thinking, problem solving, creativity, and persuasive verbal and written communication. (Evidence of this mastery is given by the fact that philosophy majors score higher on graduate-level exams than the vast majority of other majors).
Given this skill set, it is no surprise that philosophy majors earn good money, get good jobs, and excel in various careers throughout their lifetime. Common career paths for philosophy majors include jobs in law, business, medicine/health, information technology, government, publishing, religion, education, journalism, and the list goes on.
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With challenging curricula designed to emphasize critical examination, informed expression, ethical awareness, and an advanced understanding of how people, events, and ideas of the past influence the present and future, the Department of History and Philosophy prepares students for life as productive, responsible citizens with skills integral to a broad range of careers and the ability to pursue a graduate education in the fields of history, philosophy, law, teaching, and theology.
This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.
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