Philosophy is the study of general and fundamental problems, such as those connected with reality, existence, knowledge, values, reason, mind, and language. Philosophy is distinguished from other ways of addressing such problems by its critical, generally systematic approach and its reliance on rational argument.

Philosophy Courses Offered

  • Introduction to Philosophy
  • Introduction to Logic
  • Contemporary Moral Problems
  • Philosophy of Science
  • Comparative Religion
  • Marxist Philosophy Examined
  • Environment and Human Rights
Earn a college transfer degree that includes Philosophy classes.

Possible Careers

A Philosophy major is a great start if you plan on going on to graduate school in:

  • Education & Research
  • Law
  • Business
  • Medicine
  • Environmental Studies
  • Theology and Religious Studies


Richard Curtis
Claremont Graduate University, Ph.D.
William Harms
University of California, Irvine, Ph.D.
Marcia Horton
University of Washington, M.A.

For more Information:

Humanities & Social Sciences Division
Seattle Central College
1701 Broadway, Room BE4128
Seattle, WA 98122
206.934.4164 206.934.4164

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