Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy
University of Illinois at Springfield

Program Details

The online BA in Philosophy offered by the University of Illinois – Springfield, is a degree completion program encompassing two years of curriculum across three areas of philosophy:  analytical, values and history.  Studying from within those key areas enables students gain logical and critical thinking skills, understand the historical role of philosophy and relate to ethical and aesthetic values.  A senior seminar is an integral part of the curriculum, which can include electives such as:

  • Contemporary American political philosophy
  • Ethics, love and goals of life
  • Moral theory
  • Rationality and moral choice

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Illinois at Springfield is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Some College

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Admission requires a minimum of 30 previously earned credit hours.