The major area of study requirements for the philosophy major include 30 semester hour that are defined in the following manner:
- PHI 151 (Introduction to Philosophy)
- PHI 253 (Logic)
- PHI 356 (Ethics)
- PHI 410 (Classical Philosophy)
- PHI 412 (Modern Philosophy)
- PHI 480 (Philosophical Discourse)
The remaining 12 semester hours may be either 12 additional hours in philosophy or 9 additional hours in philosophy plus 3 upper-level hours in religion.