Jun 13, 2024  
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2022-23 
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2022-23 [Archived Catalog]

Philosophy Minor

Minor code OR5241

College of Arts and Sciences  
Philosophy Department  
Lindley Hall S124
Athens, OH 45701
Phone: 740.593.4588

Al Lent, contact person

Program Overview

The minor in philosophy provides students with opportunities to explore the philosophical questions that have engaged thinkers throughout time and enriches the core of their liberal education.

Admissions Information

Freshman/First-Year Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Change of Program Policy

No selective or limited admission requirements.

External Transfer Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Opportunities Upon Graduation

A philosophy minor enhances the skills one can bring to any program of study or career in which critical thinking, clarity of expression, and values clarification are prized.


Minor Hours Requirement

The philosophy minor requires a minimum of 15 hours.

Program Requirements

Complete 15 hours in philosophy (PHIL). At least 12 hours must be courses numbered 2000 and above, including at least two courses numbered 3000 or above.