Certificate in General Philosophy
Fort Hays State University

Program Details

The Certificate in General Philosophy is an online degree from Fort Hays State University.  The program introduces students to the foundations of the field, covering the major schools of thought that shaped the discipline of Philosophy.  The curriculum is flexible, allowing students to choose the courses that are of most interest to them and may be of use in their careers.  Students are introduced to philosophical questions that cover such topics as knowledge, doubt, God, freedom, necessity, good and evil, immortality, time, the cosmos, the meaning of life, and more. 

Available courses include:

  • General Logic
  • Introduction to Philosophy
  • Philosophy of Knowledge
  • Classical Greek Philosophy
  • Foundations of Modern Philosophy

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Fort Hays State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Additional Info

  • SAT/ACT scores may be required for applicants under 21 years of age