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What Can You Do With a Philosophy Degree?

Earning your philosophy degree can open career doors for you in a wide variety of settings, including everything from education, ministry, medicine, law and business - to government, criminal justice, public relations and technical writing. Our graduates go on to excel in law school and graduate school, as well as obtain leadership positions in a variety of sectors.

  • <blockquote class="quote-block--simple"> <p> “Dr. Susana Badiola in the philosophy department, is the reason I pursued a double major. She is an incredibly caring and engaged teacher. Before taking her class, I never would have considered a philosophy degree.”</p> <p class="blockquote-author"><strong>Jodi Meyer</strong>, Class of 2018, B.A. in Philosophy/English</p> </blockquote>
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Why Earn My B.A. in Philosophy Degree at Angelo State?

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Nationally-Ranked Program

Our program has been ranked as one of the ”100 Great Value Colleges for Philosophy Degrees” by the college guide. Our commitment to helping you succeed and graduate with as little debt as possible runs deep.

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Broaden Your Perspective

Our goal is to facilitate the accumulation of the cultural capital you will require as you find your place in society. You will have the opportunity to interact with students throughout Texas at conferences, as well as conduct research that enhances your global understanding.

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Close-Knit Community

Our seminar-style classes allow discussion to flourish between our faculty and students. Plus, you can join our Philosophy Club, a very active registered student organization that allows you to further build your relationships with fellow philosophy majors and your professors.

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    Challenge Yourself

    Take your education to the next level in the ASU Honors Program. Through special courses, cultural events, research and community engagement, we’ll help you transform your intellectual and personal talents into marketable skills for your future. You’ll also have the opportunity to participate in prestigious internships, fellowships and other programs to reach your full potential.

  • Committed to Your Success

    Our Freshman College is a one-stop resource for programs and services that help you transition into college life, improve your communication skills, and engage in active learning. You can also get academic help in the Math Lab and Writing Center, receive peer mentoring and tutoring through Supplemental Instruction, or set up online tutoring sessions.