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Minor in Logic and Methodology

Explore the most technical areas of philosophy (logic, philosophy of language, philosophy of science). These subjects underlie such fields as cognitive science, computer science and bio-informatics.

Minor Overview

This minor is designed for students interested in the logical and methodological foundations of the mathematical and natural sciences.


This minor requires five courses for a total of 15 credit hours with a grade of C- or better. This minor may not be combined with any B.S. in philosophy. It may be combined with any B.A. in philosophy, so long as no more than one course is “double-counted” toward both the minor and the departmental requirements of the applicable B.A.


Students can apply for admission to any university minor program in MyPack Portal. Admission will be based on the student’s academic record, and in most cases no longer requires departmental review.