Philosophy is as old as human civilization, asking the most general and profound questions. The major seeks to develop your abilities to critically examine, analyze and appreciate these traditions and ideas and, in the process, build personal self-expression, creativity and an understanding of the world that prepares you for the tasks of citizenship. It is also an excellent grounding for graduate or law school, where philosophy graduates tend to score very highly on entrance exams.
Major or Minor in Philosophy from Columbia College?
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