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Major Within 4 Years

Department of Philosophy Four-Year Plan

Degree: BA Major 36 Hours

The Department of Philosophy offers this "Four-Year Plan" as a guide to those persons interested in planning how to complete a BA in Philosophy in four academic years.

Semester One (13 credits)
PHIL 11001 Introduction to Philosophy (3)
US 10097 Destination Kent State (Orientation) (1)
Kent Core Requirement (3)
Kent Core Requirement (3)
General Elective (3)

Semester Two (15 credits)
PHIL 21002 Introduction to Formal Logic or PHIL 41038 Intermediate Logic (3)
Kent Core Requirement (3)
Kent Core Requirement (3)
Kent Core Requirement (3)
General Elective (3)

Semester Three (16 credits)
PHIL 21001 Introduction to Ethics (3)
Foreign Language (4-5)
Kent Core Requirement (3)
College General Requirement (3)
College General Requirement (3)

Semester Four (16 credits)
Foreign Language (4-5)
History of Philosophy elective (3)
Kent Core Requirement (3)
General Elective (6)

Semester Five (15 credits)
Kent Core Requirement (3)
Foreign Language (3-5)
History of Philosophy elective (3)
Kent Core Requirement (3)
Kent Core Requirement (3)

Semester Six (15 credits)
History of Philosophy elective (3)
PHIL 3/4xxxx Elective (6)
Foreign Language (3-5)
General Elective (3)

Semester Seven (15 credits)
PHIL 3/4xxxx Elective (6)
General Elective (9)

Semester Eight (15 credits)
PHIL 3/4xxxx Elective (6)
General Elective (9)


Minimum Total Hours: 120
Minimum Upper-Division Hours: 42
Minimum Kent Core Hours: 36

For details please consult the Philosophy Road Map