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Philosophy BA

The Philosophy Program at Florida Gulf Coast University offers broad training in the history of philosophy and provides students with valuable skills in critical thinking, logic, content analysis, and writing. Our graduates have been successful in a wide range of professional and academic fields, and have been admitted to leading law schools and graduate programs.

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 program requirements   4 year plan to graduation

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Internships are an integral part of a student’s overall academic experience, offering the opportunity to extend and apply their learning outside the classroom, while exploring potential career paths aligned with their interests.

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 Department Contacts

Kevin Aho
Professor of Philosophy and Chair,
Department of Communication & Philosophy
Phone: (239) 590-7422
Office: RH 220

Katie McEwan
Administrative Specialist, Department of Communication & Philosophy
Phone: (239) 590-7263
Office: RH 220

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