Careers and Philosophy

What can you do with a degree in Philosophy?

A philosophy student learns how to think critically—to evaluate situations, arguments, and to solve problems.  Philosophy provides an excellent preparation for many professional programs, as well as a solid foundation for a career in business, teaching, writing, or public service.

Information and statistics on career paths in philosophy:

What can you do with a Philosophy Degree? 

UK statistics on philosophy degree career placement 

What can you do with a career in philosophy? 

Value of a Philosophy Degree—Charts and Graphs

Value of Philosophy – Essays and Lists

Philosophy and the Workplace  

Department of Philosophy


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