Philosophy is the love of wisdom. At Xavier, you'll get to know history's greatest thinkers and challenge your reality by reading carefully and questioning what is true. Engage in a growing discussion of themes such as human nature, morality, technology, and God, and graduate from Xavier a citizen of the world.
of Xavier Philosophy graduates are employed, enrolled in a full-time graduate program or volunteering within 6 months of graduation.
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See the world
Study abroad in Paris, Jerusalem or Rome. Travel to places filled with rich history and culture and get immersive, hands-on experiences about the beauty of timeless traditions.
Small class sizes allow you to ask the right questions and get the attention you need to succeed and learn. On top of that, our Career Development mentoring program will connect you with a Cincinnati-based professional for real-world experience.
Engage in close study of logic and major texts in the history of Western philosophy, including ancient Greek philosophy, medieval Christian, Jewish and Islamic philosophy, modern philosophy and contemporary philosophy.
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CAREERS AFTER GRADUATION
The study of philosophy prepares students for careers in a variety of fields, including
- graduate study in philosophy
- law school
- scientific research
- medical school
- computer programming