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Philosophy as a Pre-Law Major

Philosophy prepares students for law school and law careers unlike other majors. Learn about the value of majoring in Philosophy at USD if you're interested in a law career

Philosophy and Pre-Law

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The Philosophy Department at USD is pluralistic, covering all significant historical periods and most major philosophical methods. It has a deep and special concern for the study of ethics, values, and the moral life. Students can expect to be exposed to perennial epistemological, metaphysical, and theological issues and theories in philosophy.