Undergraduate Catalog 2023-2024 
    May 26, 2024  
Undergraduate Catalog 2023-2024

Philosophy, Law, Justice, and Society Track, B.A.

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In addition to Core and elective hours, the B.A. in philosophy with a concentration in Law, Justice, and Society requires 33 hours of upper-level (3/4000) coursework in philosophy. Students take courses that relate philosophy to the law, politics, and justice. To complete their degree, students may choose from among a variety of other classes covering the history of philosophy and a wide range of philosophical questions and issues.


Core Areas A, B, C, D, E: 42 Hours


Core Area F: 18 Hours

Choose one (1) course from the following: 3 Hours

Choose one (1) course from the following: 3 Hours

Upper Division Major Required Courses: 9 Hours

Choose one (1) of the following courses:

Upper-Division Major LJS Track Courses (9 Hours):

Choose three (3) of the following courses: 9 Hours

Upper Division Elective Courses: 15 Hours

Choose an additional five (5) 3/4000-level PHIL courses, with a minimum of one (1) course from each of the following areas:


American Philosophy, Analytic Philosophy, and Logic


* Because Symbolic Logic enhances one’s abilities in skills necessary for the LSAT, Law and Justice students are encouraged to take this course


Phenomenology, Existentialism, and Hermeneutics

Minor (optional) and/or Electives: 27 Hours

Total: 120 Hours

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