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.
Conference on Higher-Order Cognition
The Logic and Cognitive Science Initiative Conference on Higher-Order Cognition will take place on the NC State Campus on September 22-23, 2017. Learn more.
Summer Opportunities in Philosophy
Seats are still available in the following classroom courses in philosophy in Summer 2017. Both PHI 205 and PHI 221 satisfy the GEP Humanities Requirement. PHI 221 also satisfy an ethics requirement in several programs.
Summer session II (June 25 – July 31)
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Technology in the Human Context
What does philosophy have to do with software? Or ophthalmology? Philosophy alum Tim Prudhomme makes the connection every day.
Eddie Glaude Gives Impact of Religion Lecture
Eddie S. Glaude Jr., William S. Tod Professor of Religion and African American Studies at Princeton University, gave NC State’s second annual Impact of Religion Lecture on March 30.
Religious Studies Prof Gives Sternberg Lecture
William Adler, Distinguished University Professor of Religious Studies, gave the prestigious Sternberg Lecture on the Study of Religion at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem on March 20.