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Our programs develop critical, creative and independent thinking skills that lead 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

One True Logic?
Jc Beall, Board of Trustees Distinguished Professor of Philosophy at the University of Connecticut, will speak on “Logic From a Subclassical Point of View” in the Logic and Cognitive Science Lecture Series at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 2 in Withers Hall, Room 331.

Coalitions Between Minorities in Europe
Langer of the Salaam-Shalom Initiative in Berlin will give a talk entitled “Let Us Not Be Divided: Coalition-Building Between Minorities in Europe” at 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 22 in Riddick Hall, Room 325. The talk is ponsored by the Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies and the Jewish Studies Program.

Public Forum on the Impact of Religion
Eddie Glaude, William S. Tod Professor of Religion and African American Studies at Princeton University and Vice President of the American Academy of Religion, will speak on “The Problem of ‘African-American Religion’: A Scholar’s Dilemma” in a public forum on the impact of religion at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 30 in Bostian Hall, Room 2722. The forum will be moderated by Joseph Winters of Duke University.