The study of Philosophy enhances analytical, critical and communicative skills that are applicable to any subject. Philosophy is a traditional major for pre-law and pre-medical students and is a desirable accompaniment to a career in the sciences, business, communications, political science, and many other disciplines requiring advanced thought and comprehension of complex issues. In addition to a full undergraduate program leading to an A.B., The University of Georgia Department of Philosopy offers both a terminal M.A. and a Ph.D. in Philosophy.
Scott & Heather Kleiner Lecture Series
The Department hosts monthly colloquia featuring renowned scholars speaking on a variety of philosophical topics.
Studying Philosophy at UGA
The study of Philosophy enhances analytical, critical and communicative skills that are applicable to any subject requiring advanced thought and comprehension of complex issues.
Institute for Artificial Intelligence
The Department of Philosophy participates in this interdisciplinary program in which Computer Science intersects with Philosophy, Psychology, Linguistics, Engineering and other fields.
Ethics & the Environment journal
An interdisciplinary forum for theoretical and practical articles and book reviews in the broad area of environmental ethics, Ethics & the Environment is edited by Philosophy Department head, Victoria Davion.
Environmental Ethics Certificate
The Department of Philosopy participates in this interdisciplinary program within the College of Environment & Design providing a forum for discussion of social and scientific responsibilities toward our environment.