Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy and Religious Studies:
Dowling’s School of Arts and Sciences degree programs are constructed upon a well-rounded core curriculum of arts and humanities, natural science, math, and social sciences. These are the classic building blocks that ensure career versatility in an ever-changing world.
Your philosophy degree will cultivate your ability to think for yourself, assess the arguments of others, and express yourself clearly and convincingly.
You will study ideas from the past as well as the present and will achieve a wider perspective of history and a variety of cultures.
Your Dowling philosophy degree prepares you for diverse careers in law, education, civil service, medicine, journalism, and business or for graduate-level study.
Your communications, analytical, and research skills will qualify you for exciting work in virtually any field.
Below are a number of web pages from other colleges explaining what you can do with the study of philosophy.
Univeristy of North Carolina
University of Notre Dame
University of Connecticut
University of Missouri
If you are considering a major or minor in Philosophy at Dowling and you would like to talk it over with a faculty member, contact Professor Christian Perring, 631-244-3349 or email or any of our other faculty.”