Expand Your Horizons

Our programs develop critical, creative and independent thinking that leads to excellence in graduate studies, professional training and many careers.

What We Offer

NC State’s Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies offers an undergraduate major in Philosophy (B.A. and B.S., with a selection of concentrations), an undergraduate major in Religious Studies (B.A.) and undergraduate minors in ​the following fields: Philosophy; Religious Studies; Cognitive Science; Ethics; Health, Medicine and Human Values; Logic and Methodology.

We also offer several graduate-level courses in Philosophy, Religious Studies, and Logic plus a graduate minor in Cognitive Science.

Upcoming Talks

John Carroll on Laws of Nature
John W. Carroll of NC State will give a talk entitled “Becoming Humean“ in the Philosophy Colloquium Series at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 1 in Withers Hall, Room 331. All are welcome.

Mourning and Meditation in an Iranian Settlement
Mary Elaine Hegland of Santa Clara University and the National Humanities Center will give a talk entitled “Mourning and Mediation: The Politics of Religious Ritual in an Iranian Settlement” at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 20. The venue is still to be determined.