Why Philosophy? | Department of Philosophy | Kent State University

A Philosophy major or minor is not only an intellectually stimulating and rewarding course of study available at Kent State University, it is a great way to develop critical and creative thinking skills, an ability to read complex material with comprehension, and a facility with both creative and technical writing. These are skills that today's employers are seeking and which no employee can afford to be without. With a Philosophy major or minor, you are well prepared for a wide range of career opportunities.

An excellent guide to the career and non-financial benefits of a philosophy degree are available at philosophyisagreatmajor.com.

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