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Philosophy Minor - Program Requirements

(HEGIS: , CIP: 38.0101 Philosophy)

Department of Philosophy

135 Park Hall
North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260-4150

Professor Neil E. Williams

Associated Programs

Associated Subjects

Completing the Philosophy Minor Program

Academic Requirements

Minimum GPA of 2.000 overall.

Academic Advice

Students interested in a philosophy minor may contact the director of undergraduate studies, Professor Ryan Muldoon, to discuss their interests and receive additional information.

Transfer Credit Policy

Comparable transfer courses may count toward the philosophy minor at the discretion of the director of undergraduate studies.

Prerequisite Courses

One philosophy course with a minimum grade of C.

Required Courses

Any six credit hours in 100-level philosophy courses, plus any 12 credit hours in 200 to 400-level philosophy courses.

UB Seminar courses cannot count towards minor requirements.

Departmental Honors Requirements

Philosophy minors complete their minor "with distinction" if their final philosophy GPA is at least 3.250, "with high distinction" if their final philosophy GPA is at least 3.500, and "with highest distinction" if their final philosophy GPA is at least 3.750.

Total Credit Hours Required

Total credit hours required for the Philosophy Minor
Total Credits Required for Minor/Certificate18

Minors and certificates must be completed in conjunction with a major and all university degree requirements must be met.

Students should consult with an academic advisor to determine how any transfer or exam credit might be utilized in meeting general education, prerequisite, or minor requirements.

Total Credit Hours Required represents the minimum credits needed to complete this program, and may vary based on a number of circumstances. This chart should not be used for financial aid purposes.

Published: Feb 01, 2023 08:50:44