The study of philosophy encourages students to think deeply and critically about reality, our relationship to the world, reasoning, and values. The Logic and Philosophy of Cognition minor combines a focus on logic, reasoning, and the philosophies of science and mind with the flexibility to pursue your personal philosophical interests.
What You'll Study
Take a critical look at reality
Faculty bring a wide variety of perspectives to the field.
The Philosophy faculty have a wide variety of interests, including metaphysics, epistemology, theoretical and applied ethics, aesthetics, the history of philosophy, and public philosophy (e.g., philosophy for children).
Explore your interests through research, internships, and more.
When You Graduate
Philosophy prepares you for a good life – in every respect
Philosophy builds skills in critical thinking, comprehension, problem solving, and oral and written communication that are essential for any career, and also enables you to critically consider the values that will guide you through life.
Some students pursue graduate degrees in specialized fields like Medicine, Neuroscience, or Psychology. The critical thinking skills gained through the study of philosophy are valuable for any industry, and positions held by Trinity alumni are diverse and wide-ranging.
- Information Science
- Policy and Law
- Social Work
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