Certificate in Moral & Political Philosophy
Fort Hays State University

Program Details

Fort Hays State University offers an online Certificate in Moral & Political Philosophy.  This program addresses critical topics including the rights of animals, if cloning is ethical, and if we should conduct stem cell research.  Students should think about questions such as these, especially if they are considering careers in health care or medicine.  You will look at issues such as state authority, human rights, justice, liberty, and equality along with ethical and legal issues in philosophy. 

The curriculum consists of courses chosen by the student and may include:

  • Political Philosophy
  • Ethics
  • Bioethics
  • Ethical Issues in the Professions and Business
  • Philosophy of Law

Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • SAT/ACT scores may be required for applicants under 21 years of age

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission