Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy
American Public University System

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy is a liberal arts program designed to expose you to eastern, western and contemporary philosophers, while examining myths, rituals, ethics and morality.  You’ll learn to think critically and objectively, while improving your writing skills.  This BA will give you the analytical skills and creativity to develop solutions that can prove to be especially beneficial in think-tank and legal environments.  Curriculum allows you to concentrate in either Ethical Philosophy or General Philosophy.  Both tracks cover:

  • Ethics in criminal justice
  • Management ethics
  • Environmental ethics


  • Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent
  • College Readiness Assessment (waived for students with 9 or more college credits)
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission