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Philosophy, B.A.

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University rank #701 (ARWU) El Paso, TX, United States
The Department of Philosophy at University of Texas El Paso offers a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy, as well as a minor in Philosophy and a minor in Feminist Philosophy to suit student interests.
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The Philosophy course of study at University of Texas El Paso is designed to provide a curriculum for students that enhances critical thinking and logical analysis, as well as an introduction to the most important philosophical topics and traditions from the ancient to the contemporary world. Majoring in philosophy offers students the opportunity for self-exploration, while also applying philosophy to practical problems one will likely encounter after graduation.

Learning outcomes

Students may choose to add philosophy as a major field, while also pursuing another major, i.e. "double-majoring." Double-majoring in philosophy and another field of study will permit the student to develop a broad-based understanding of how to analyze and critically evaluate concepts that arise in the other major field of study.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Logic
  • Ethics
  • Ethical Theory
  • Ancient Philosophy
  • Modern Philosophy
  • 20th Century Philosophy
  • Great Philosophers
  • Problems in Philosophy Seminar

English Language Requirements

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General Requirements

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  • $65.00 application fee
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Tuition Fee

  • International

    19524 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19524 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    19524 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19524 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    7050 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7050 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for El Paso

  • 888 - 1650 USD/month
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