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Minor in Philosophy

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Requirements for the Minor

Students selecting this option must complete at least 6 courses (18 hours) of philosophy elective courses

PHIL 384 and especially PHIL 386 are strongly recommended.

Minor Hours and Minor GPA

While completing all required courses (above), minors must also meet each of the following hour and GPA minimum standards:

Minor Hours
Satisfied by 18 hours of minor courses. 

Minor Hours in Residence
Satisfied by a minimum of 9 junior/senior courses (300+) hours of KU resident credit in the minor.

Minor Junior/Senior (300+) Hours
Satisfied by a minimum of 12 hours from junior/senior courses (300+) in the mnor.

Minor Graduation GPA
Satisfied by a minimum of a 2.0 KU GPA in all departmental courses in the minor. GPA calculations include all departmental courses in the field of study including F’s and repeated courses. See the Semester/Cumulative GPA Calculator.

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