May 19, 2024  
Fitchburg State University 2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
Fitchburg State University 2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

Philosophy Minor


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Chairperson

David Svolba

Associate Professor
David Svolba

Objectives for the Minor in Philosophy

The Philosophy minor provides a variety of courses which fulfill requirements in the General Education Program. These courses explore philosophical inquiry from its beginnings to the present, reviewing the history of ideas and the development of philosophical and ethical systems.

Requirements for the Minor in Philosophy


The Philosophy minor requires 18 semester hours divided into two groups.  Group One constitutes a 9-credit core of three topical courses that are mandatory. Group Two constitutes a 9-credit group of elective course options.

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