Ethics Minor

College of Arts and Sciences

For information contact Matthew Swanson, PhD

The minor in ethics offers students the opportunity for intellectual liberation and refinement in the fields of ethics and ethical theory. The 18-credit curriculum explores ethical problems from a variety of standpoints, fosters critical judgment, refines convictions, and promotes the search for the truth. Students may tailor their minor sequence to their interests.

Course Sequence

PHL 100

Introduction to Philosophy

PHL 200

Ethical Theory

and four of the following:

PHL 202

Environmental Ethics

PHL 210

Philosophy of Person

PHL 223

Social Ethics

PHL 270

Social and Political Philosophy

PHL 310

Medical Ethics

RLS 106

Theology and Human Experience

RLS 117

Christian Health Care Ethics

See Philosophy Course Descriptions and Religious Studies Course Descriptions.