Associate of Arts in Philosophy
Austin Community College District

Program Details

Philosophy students have an interest in understanding the world, themselves, and the relationship between the two. Austin Community College District offers an Associate of Arts in Philosophy degree that is designed to help individuals develop their skills in the following areas: listening and reading with discernment, articulating thoughts, and analyzing ideas and claims. Some of the coursework includes classes in ancient philosophy, ethics, social sciences, and logic. After the completion of this program, students will be prepared to pursue a four-year bachelor's degree.


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Transcripts
  • Texas Success Initiative test or other applicable test scores
  • Select online courses may require proctoring on campus or at an approved location

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges