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We Are Open

As part of NC State's coronavirus response, all Humanities and Social Sciences units are working remotely to increase social distance and to promote the safety of our students, faculty and staff. Our business offices are open M-F 8 a.m.-5 p.m. If you would like service, please contact our office by phone at 919-515-3214.

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 Events

"A Passion is an Original Existence" - POSTPONED
Alison G. McIntyre of Wellesley College was scheduled give a talk entitled "Do Passions Seek to Justify Themselves by Misrepresenting their Objects? Hume’s reply to Malebranche and Hutcheson at T 2.3.3.5" in the Philosophy Colloquium Series on Thursday, March 26. Because of the Corona Virus, this talk has been postponed until Tuesday October 20, 2020. Further details will be posted on "Activities and Events in Philosophy" (see link below).