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Philosophy, B.A.

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  • 48 months
    Duration
Dallas, TX, United States
The program in Philosophy is dedicated, on the foundation of the Christian faith, to the pursuit of an understanding of reality, both infinite and finite; to the systematic study of ideas and a reasoned pursuit of truth.
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Overview

The goals of this department are to acquaint the student with the main philosophical subdisciplines (metaphysics, epistemology, ethics, aesthetics); to help the student learn to think, speak, write, and evaluate logically and critically; to help the student understand the main problems of philosophy and the solutions proposed to them; to help the student trace the development of the history of philosophy; and to help the student become familiar with the main philosophers and their systems of thought which have contributed to this history. Those majoring in philosophy will be prepared for graduate school and/or careers in business, law, ministry, teaching, and writing, as well as pursuing philosophy itself professionally. Students may pursue either a B.A. or a B.S. in philosophy.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Philosophy 
  • Introduction to Logic 
  • Introduction to Worldviews 
  • History of Philosophy l: Classical and Medieval 
  • History of Philosophy II: Modern and Postmodern 

English Language Requirements

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    6

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    71

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  • Minimum required score:

    525

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Tuition Fee

  • International

    929 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 929 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    929 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 929 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Dallas

  • 1140 - 1930 USD/month
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