BA in Philosophy

Program Overview

The online Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy degree is designed for those wanting a basic education in the liberal arts, students preparing for a career in law or government, and students contemplating graduate study in philosophy or a related discipline. The Philosophy major strengthens logical reasoning, critical thinking, analytical skills, and ethical reasoning; it also heightens moral awareness. 

The Prelaw concentration provides a strong preparation for law school, covering a broad range of skills and knowledge that are of fundamental importance in the field of law.

  • All classes online
  • No set class times
  • All professors have PhDs
  • Year-round learning opportunities

Completion of the online Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy degree facilitates entry into a wide range of careers in business, government, social service, education and communication. Additional career enhancement comes from expanding your ability to think and to express yourself clearly. A liberal studies degree also provides excellent preparation for graduate study in many of today's most popular fields.

Cost

Online undergraduate courses at UNC Greensboro (UNCG) are priced lower than our face-to-face classroom courses. You'll find our costs to be competitive with those of other top-tier universities.

2018-2019 Tuition** & Fee Rates
Credits In-State Out-of-State Outside NC
3 $562.50 $2,098.89 $1,010.67
6 $1,119.00 $4,191.78 $2,015.34
9 $1,675.50 $6,284.67 $3,020.01
12 $2,232.00 $8,377.56 $4,024.68

** Online Tuition and Fees listed are Distance Learning Tuition and Fees and apply to courses that are identified as Distance Learning and are not identified as Main Campus or Main Campus Web delivery. For more detailed information please review the current tuition and fees chart here.)

In-State rates apply to online students who live in and are permanent residents of North Carolina. In-state rates may also apply to government employees (such as members of the military) who live outside North Carolina but maintain legal residence in the state. Permanent residents can prove they have established and maintained residence in the state for at least 12 months.

Out-Of-State rates apply to online students who live in North Carolina and are NOT permanent residents of North Carolina.

Outside NC rates apply to online students who live outside North Carolina and are NOT permanent residents of North Carolina. Most students living in a state other than North Carolina are eligible for this rate.

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Ready for a closer look at the online Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy? Our brochure provides complete program details, admission deadlines, start dates and graduation requirements. 

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Live outside North Carolina?

Currently, UNC Greensboro is authorized to offer online education in all 50 states and Puerto Rico. Find out more about State Authorization — a law that regulates in which states colleges and universities can offer education.
 
UNC Greensboro does not guarantee that programs which fulfill North Carolina licensure requirements will satisfy the criteria of professional licensure boards in other states or territories. For further explanation, visit Professional Licensure.
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