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The philosophy minor allows students majoring in other disciplines to deepen their understanding of their primary course of study in regard to its philosophical foundations, its methodology, and its normative assumptions and implications.
The Philosophy Major is designed to prepare students with the set of skills required to be successful in any career they might pursue, and to enrich their lives by introducing them to the central and fundamental questions which face human beings in all aspects of those lives.
The physics major is designed to develop competence in fundamental areas of classical and modern physics.
The physics minor is designed to develop competence in fundamental areas of classical and modern physics.
B.A.: Political Science
The Political Science Major provides students with facts, theories, and skills they will need to succeed personally, professionally, and as community members and citizens of the world.
The Politics Minor can supplement any Major by providing students with facts, theories, and skills they will need to succeed personally, professionally, and as community members and citizens of the world.
Minor: Pre-Creative Arts Therapy
The Pre-Creative Arts Therapy minor allows students to explore the creative arts—everything from dance and theatre to studio art and poetry—while majoring in other disciplines.
Minor: Pre-Law Studies
The Pre-Law Minor is a great supplement to any major because it provides students with the facts, theories, and skills they will need to get into law school, to succeed in law school, and to thrive in the legal profession.
The minor in psychology provides a general introduction to all major areas of psychology with courses in research methodology used in the field, experimental and laboratory aspects of the field, and a course that focuses on the social, developmental or applied aspects of the field of psychology.
The courses in the major aim to provide students with an understanding of the causes and patterns of behaviors, thoughts, and emotions, with an emphasis on the formation of a scientific attitude and an appreciation for the complexity of the individual's role in society.
Minor: Public Policy & Administration
The Public Policy & Administration minor provides the foundation for students to analyze the political, economic and quantitative aspects of how public agencies function and attempt to address significant social problems.
Minor: Public Policy & Homeland Security
The Public Policy & Homeland Security minor provides a broad understanding of the political, social and administrative aspects of homeland security issues, providing students with an interdisciplinary approach to the study of domestic security policy and the functioning of related public agencies.
Minor: Sexual Health
The Sexual Health Minor will provide students with a basic foundation in community health and an overview of health behaviors, as well as an in-depth examination of sexual health and women’s health.
Minor: Social Justice
The Social Justice minor provides students with opportunities to consider the meanings and dimensions of social justice, to critically examine various forms of injustice, and to engage in social justice work through participation in experiential learning.
Sociology is the study of human society and social behavior. Sociologists analyze social institutions such as family, education, medicine, religion and politics.