Colleen Byrd, the philosophy advisor, is the first point of contact for all philosophy majors and all students who are thinking about being a philosophy major. She can answer questions about the requirements of the major, transfer credit, sequencing of courses, and much more.
Stop by and see her!
Office: University Advisement Center, 5th floor of 25 Park Place
Office Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am – 5:15 pm
The Office of Academic Assistance provides advisement services to seniors. Freshman through junior level students should contact the University Advisement Center for advisement. advisement.gsu.edu/atlanta/
Director of Undergraduate Studies, Dr. Eric Wilson email firstname.lastname@example.org for an appointment.
Undergraduate Advisement FAQs
The qualifications for distinction are the following: a grade of B (or higher) in Phil 2500, an overall G.P.A of 3.5 or higher, and a G.P.A. in the major of 3.5 or higher. Note: Phil 2500 is not required for the major. It is only required for graduating with distinction.
Philosophy offers a three-course credit for appropriate off-campus internships. Internships must be planned and arranged in advance. For details, see here: https://philosophy.gsu.edu/internships/
Please complete this form:
Then send the form with a brief email to the Director of Undergraduate Studies, Dr. Eric Wilson (email@example.com).
Students who wish to minor in philosophy must take at least 15 hours in courses in philosophy, including at least 9 semester hours at the 3000 level or above. The specific course requirements for this minor can be found here.
Students who wish to minor in philosophy must take at least 15 hours in courses in philosophy, including at least 9 semester hours at the 3000 level or above. For more information see the catalog here.
The philosophy major is excellent preparation for law school. Students who want to focus their studies on law should consider the Philosophy major with a pre-Law concentration. To discuss whether pre-Law is right for you, please contact the Pre-Law Advisor, Dr. S.M. Love (firstname.lastname@example.org).
For more information, please visit here.
Through PAWS, students can access their “Student Records” tab which opens a menu of options. Select “View Holds” and follow the prompts for how to resolve the hold. If no details are provided, contact the Registrar's office.