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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 Events

Leibniz on the Special Composition Question
Stephen Puryear of NC State will give a talk on "Leibniz on Being, Unity, and the Special Composition Question
" in the Philosophy Colloquium Series at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, January 30 in Withers Hall, Room 331. All are welcome.

Upcoming Visiting Speakers
Religious Studies: Sylvester Johnson (Virginia Tech), Annual Impact of Religion Lecture, topic to be announced, 4:30 p.m., Thursday, February 6, Daniels Hall, Room 434
Philosophy: Anton Ford (University of Chicago) "The Objectification of Agency," 4:30 p.m., Thursday, February 27, Withers Hall, Room 331