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Important Update:

The University of Central Oklahoma physical campus will be closed to all but essential employees through May 31.
Alternative instructional delivery methods will be used for the rest of the spring semester, May intersession courses and summer blocks I and II. Many university services will continue to be available online. For more information, visit the university's COVID-19 website.

The Philosophy program offers a solid grounding in logic, ethics, epistemology and metaphysics as well as the history of philosophical thought.

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The curriculum for the Philosophy program includes courses in logic, history of philosophy, value theory, metaphysics and epistemology, and more. 

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Get Involved

The Symposium of Philosophy is a student organization which promotes the exploration of philosophical inquiry both to majors and the student body, through public debates, lectures, and informal discussion. This organization also assists with the annual Southwest Symposium for Undergraduate Philosophy.

The department also sponsors the UCO Chess and Games Club, a campuswide organization that meets weekly for casual gameplay.


Career Opportunities

There are various career opportunities available for Philosophy majors, including: 

  • Teaching
  • Research
  • Administration
  • Law
  • Ethics

Community Opportunities

Take advantage of these opportunities in the metro which may spark your interest and even boost your resume.