• Philosophy (Minor)

  • Overview

    The Philosophy minor is offered through Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts.

    Students are introduced to philosophical traditions, approaches, questions, and ways of thinking. Learn more about the Philosophy program.

    Curriculum

    The minor in Philosophy requires completion of the following five courses:

    • LPHI 2010 Philosophy 1: Ancient
    • LPHI 2020 Philosophy 2: Modern
    • Three additional philosophy courses. Of these, all must be 3000 level or higher. Only one can be a cross-listed course or another course taken outside the concentration; this course must be approved by the chair.

    Total credits: 20

    Students must receive a grade of C or better in all courses to fulfill the minor. View fall 2019 Philosophy courses.

    Eligibility

    Minors are available to undergraduate students across The New School. Please meet with your Student Success advisor to discuss how a minor will fit in with your overall degree requirements. If you have additional questions about requirements for the Philosophy minor that cannot be answered by your Student Success advisor, please consult James Dodd, Philosophy Director of Undergraduate Studies and Departmental Faculty Advisor, at 212.229.5707 x3076 or doddj@newschool.edu.

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Undergraduate Adult Learners

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Graduates

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