Philosophy explores the most fundamental questions about human life, including the nature and meaning of the basic elements of human experience and the limits of knowledge. The course of study introduces students to the great thinkers and ideas that have shaped our past and present culture. Students develop a variety of important intellectual skills, including critical thinking and evaluation, the ability to see implications and alternatives, to read and write with insight and logical precision, and to undertake graduate and professional studies.
Students of Philosophy will explore the moral and political philosophy, philosophy of logic, philosophy of language, the history of analytic philosophy, ancient philosophy, Kant and Wittgenstein to name a few. Faculty will help students articulate in speaking and writing clearly, in thinking and reasoning clearly and draw connections among the many ideas that abound.
The University of Tulsa is not accepting applications or matriculating new undergraduate students into the bachelor’s program in philosophy beyond the fall 2019 term. Students who have matriculated into the bachelor’s program may not declare philosophy as a major after the spring 2020 term. The information above is for reference purposes only.
The University of Tulsa is not accepting students into the minor in philosophy program beyond the spring 2020 term. The information above is for reference purposes only.