2017-2018 Samford University Catalog 
    Apr 23, 2024  
2017-2018 Samford University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]


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Dennis L. Sansom, Chair, Professor
B. Keith Putt, Professor
Wilton H. Bunch, Professor of Ethics
Allison Hepola, Assistant Professor
Josh Reeves, Assistant Professor

Undergraduate Programs and Requirements


Majors Minors
Philosophy Major (B.A.)   Medical Ethics Minor  
Philosophy and Religion Major (B.A.)   Philosophy Minor  
  Science and Religion Minor  

Interdisciplinary Major
Science and Religion Major (B.S.)  

The Department of Philosophy offers a major in philosophy, plus a major combining philosophy and religion. Both majors earn the bachelor of arts degree. In addition, the department offers an interdisciplinary major in science and religion that leads to the bachelor of science degree. The department also offers minors in medical ethics, philosophy, and science and religion.

General Education: University Core Curriculum and Distribution Requirements

See University Core Curriculum and General Education Requirements  in the Howard College of Arts and Sciences introductory pages for a list of required and applicable courses.

A philosophy major or minor can use either PHIL 241 - Introduction to Philosophy (4)  or PHIL 200 - Christian Ethics (4) /RELG 200 - Christian Ethics (4)  to satisfy the general education humanities requirement or the requirements for a major or minor in philosophy, but not for both requirements.





      PhilosophyScience & Religion

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