UNC Charlotte’s Department of Philosophy offers outstanding and competitive undergraduate and graduate programs in the study of philosophy. Our faculty engage in a broad range of research projects, and they bring their expertise into the classroom. Read more >>
Lucas Carroll is a triple major in Philosophy, Political Science, and Economics (although he tells us that philosophy is clearly the best!). His philosophical interests lie in ontology, semiotics, and the philosophy of logic, with his three favorite philosophers being Aquinas, Heidegger, and Hegel. After graduating, he hopes to continue his academic studies through the PhD level and, in his words... Department Awards Philosophy Prize to Lucas Carroll Read more >>
The philosophy department is pleased to announce that Dr. Ruth Groenhout will join its faculty in fall 2017 as Distinguished Professor of Healthcare Ethics. Dr. Groenhout specializes in bioethics, ethical theory, and feminist philosophy. Her publications include Bioethics: A Reformed Look at Life and Death Choices (2009), Transforming Care: A Christian Vision of Nursing Practice (2005),... Department Hires Distinguished Professor of Healthcare Ethics Read more >>
Click here to read our new departmental newsletter and read about:
Students Supporting the Community with 'Day of the Dead'
SERPA (Southeastern Roundtable on Philosophy of the Americas) Conference
Department Supports Outspoken Series
Philosophy Department Newsletter, Spring 2017 Read more >>
You might be surprised how well we do! Click here for information from The Wall Street Journal on entry and mid-career salaries for philosophy and other majors; and click here for data from Forbes Magazine on how "Humanities Degrees Provide Great Return on Investment."
How Much Money Do Philosophy Majors Make? Read more >>