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Philosophy Department | College of Liberal Arts
At time of admission to the University or by completion of an Undergraduate Program Add/Change form .
If this is the student’s only or primary major, the degree requirements below must be completed for graduation. See graduation requirements for more information.
Complete 30 credits from ten courses including four required courses and six electives.
Residency: At least five courses for the major must be completed at UMass Boston.
Course level: No more than two 100-level courses may be applied toward the major.
Take four courses from the list below.
Take six additional philosophy courses. At least five courses must be at the 300-level or higher. PHIL 478 and 479 are not typically permitted to count toward this requirement.