Student Resources

The Department of Philosophy is here to help, whether it be with choosing your major, taking exams, studying abroad or any other question you may have.

These are just a few of the more popular resources that students find useful in fulfilling CORE requirements and also understanding why Philosophy is a useful tool for the future.

Study Abroad Opportunities

Program
Location
Term
  • Australia: Kensington- University of New South Wales (Semester) (Exchange)
    Kensington, Australia
    Spring, 2017
    Fall, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Undergraduate, School of Business, School of Engineering, Mechanical Engineering (MENG), Philosophy (PHIL), Management (MGMT), Mathematics (MATH), Ethics and the Law (ETLW), Finance (FINA), Biology (BIOL), Engineering (ENGR), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences, Chemistry (CHEM), Business Administration (BUSN), Electrical Engineering (ELEC), Economics (ECON)

    Program Dates

    Feb 20, 2017 - Jun 26, 2017
    Jul 20, 2016 - Nov 19, 2016

    Application Deadline

    Mar 16, 2016

  • Australia: Sydney - Macquarie University (Semester)
    Sydney, Australia
    Spring, 2017
    Fall, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Marketing (MKTG), Management (MGMT), Marine Science (MARS), History (HIST), Information Technology Management (ITMG), Ethics and the Law (ETLW), Finance (FINA), English (ENGL), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR), Music (MUSC), Mathematics (MATH), Philosophy (PHIL), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Psychology (PSYC), School of Business, Sociology (SOCI), Undergraduate, Decision Science (DSCI), Chemistry (CHEM), Biology (BIOL), Behavioral Neuroscience (NEUR), Accounting (ACCT), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences

    Program Dates

    -
    Jul 17, 2016 - Dec 3, 2016

    Application Deadline

    Mar 16, 2016

  • Austria: Vienna - IES Center (Semester)
    Vienna, Austria
    Spring, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Alana Franklin - afranklin@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Psychology (PSYC), Philosophy (PHIL), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Marketing (MKTG), Music (MUSC), History (HIST), Management (MGMT), Finance (FINA), German (GERM), Sociology (SOCI), School of Business, Theatre (THEA), Undergraduate, Art History (ARTH), Ethics and the Law (ETLW), Decision Science (DSCI), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences, Business Administration (BUSN), English (ENGL), Economics (ECON)

    Program Dates

    Jan 11, 2017 - May 20, 2017

    Application Deadline

    Oct 5, 2016

  • Cambodia: Siem Reap - School for Field Studies (Semester)
    Siem Reap, Cambodia
    Spring, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Alicia Peña - apena@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR), College of Arts and Sciences, Undergraduate, Philosophy (PHIL), Marine Science (MARS)

    Program Dates

    Jan 30, 2017 - May 10, 2017

    Application Deadline

    Oct 5, 2016

  • Cuba: Havana - Universidad de La Habana (Semester)
    Havana, Cuba
    Spring, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Derek Brendel - dbrendel@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    College of Arts and Sciences, Spanish (SPAN), Sociology (SOCI), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Philosophy (PHIL), Undergraduate

    Program Dates

    -

    Application Deadline

    Oct 5, 2016

  • Czech Republic: Prague - Anglo American University (Semester)
    Prague, Czech Republic
    Spring, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Alana Franklin - afranklin@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Undergraduate, Philosophy (PHIL), School of Business, Management (MGMT), Music (MUSC), History (HIST), Humanities (HUMN), Ethics and the Law (ETLW), Finance (FINA), Visual Art (ARTV), Accounting (ACCT), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR), Decision Science (DSCI), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences, Business Administration (BUSN), English (ENGL), Economics (ECON)

    Program Dates

    Feb 8, 2017 - May 30, 2017

    Application Deadline

    Oct 5, 2016

  • England: London - Queen Mary University (Semester)
    London, England
    Spring, 2017
    Fall, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Management (MGMT), Finance (FINA), History (HIST), English (ENGL), Ethics and the Law (ETLW), Economics (ECON), Engineering (ENGR), Computer Science (COMP), Decision Science (DSCI), Mathematics (MATH), Marketing (MKTG), Mechanical Engineering (MENG), Philosophy (PHIL), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Psychology (PSYC), School of Business, School of Engineering, Theatre (THEA), Undergraduate, Accounting (ACCT), Communication Studies (COMM), Business Administration (BUSN), Biology (BIOL), Art History (ARTH), Anthropology (ANTH), College of Arts and Sciences, Chemistry (CHEM)

    Program Dates

    Jan 4, 2017 - Jun 9, 2017
    Sep 19, 2016 - Dec 16, 2016

    Application Deadline

    Mar 16, 2016

  • England: London - USD Summer Program (Summer)
    London, England
    Summer, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Professor(s)

    Dr. Brian Clack, Dr. Bahar Davary, Dr. Cynthia Caywood, Dr. Craig Barkacs, Dr. David Hay, Dr. Eric Pierson, Dr. Frank Jacobitz, Dr. Kenneth Bates, Dr. Linda Barkacs

    Disciplines Offered

    Undergraduate, Theatre (THEA), Theology (THRS), School of Business, School of Engineering, Philosophy (PHIL), Ethics and the Law (ETLW), English (ENGL), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences, Mechanical Engineering (MENG), Marketing (MKTG)

    Program Dates

    Jul 30, 2016 - Aug 20, 2016

    Application Deadline

    Apr 1, 2016

  • England: Oxford - Centre for Medieval and Renaissaince Studies (Semester)
    Oxford, England
    Spring, 2017
    Fall, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Theology (THRS), Undergraduate, Political Science and International Relations (POLS), History (HIST), English (ENGL), College of Arts and Sciences, Art History (ARTH), Philosophy (PHIL), Music (MUSC)

    Program Dates

    Jan 5, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017
    -

    Application Deadline

    Mar 16, 2016

  • England: Oxford - St. Clare's, Oxford (Semester)
    Oxford, England
    Spring, 2017
    Fall, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Music (MUSC), Philosophy (PHIL), Marketing (MKTG), Mathematics (MATH), History (HIST), Management (MGMT), English (ENGL), Ethics and the Law (ETLW), School of Business, Psychology (PSYC), Sociology (SOCI), Theatre (THEA), Theology (THRS), Undergraduate, Visual Art (ARTV), Education (EDUC), College of Arts and Sciences, Business Administration (BUSN), Art History (ARTH), Accounting (ACCT), Economics (ECON), Communication Studies (COMM)

    Program Dates

    Jan 8, 2017 - May 5, 2017
    Sep 4, 2016 - Dec 16, 2016

    Application Deadline

    Mar 16, 2016

  • France: Aix-en-Provence - IAU College (Semester)
    Aix-en-Provence, France
    Spring, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Alana Franklin - afranklin@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Undergraduate, Sociology (SOCI), Theology (THRS), Psychology (PSYC), School of Business, Philosophy (PHIL), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), History (HIST), Marketing (MKTG), Visual Art (ARTV), Business Administration (BUSN), French (FREN), English (ENGL), Economics (ECON), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences, Ethics and the Law (ETLW), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR)

    Program Dates

    Jan 21, 2017 - May 14, 2017

    Application Deadline

    Oct 5, 2016

  • France: Paris - Arts & Sciences Program (Summer)
    Paris, France
    Summer, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Alana Franklin - afranklin@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Architecture (ARCH), Undergraduate, French (FREN), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences, Art History (ARTH), Theology (THRS), Philosophy (PHIL)

    Program Dates

    Jul 8, 2016 - Jul 30, 2016

    Application Deadline

    Apr 1, 2016

  • France: Paris - CEA Global Campus (Semester)
    Paris, France
    Spring, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Alana Franklin - afranklin@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Undergraduate, Visual Art (ARTV), School of Business, Theology (THRS), Philosophy (PHIL), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Management (MGMT), Marketing (MKTG), Art History (ARTH), History (HIST), Decision Science (DSCI), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences, Business Administration (BUSN), French (FREN), Ethics and the Law (ETLW)

    Program Dates

    Jan 23, 2017 - May 13, 2017

    Application Deadline

    Oct 5, 2016

  • Germany: Freiburg - IES Center, German Studies Program (Semester)
    Freiburg, Germany
    Spring, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Alicia Peña - apena@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Undergraduate, Political Science and International Relations (POLS), School of Business, History (HIST), Philosophy (PHIL), Art History (ARTH), German (GERM), Economics (ECON), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences, Business Administration (BUSN), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR), English (ENGL)

    Program Dates

    Feb 22, 2017 - Jun 24, 2017

    Application Deadline

    Oct 5, 2016

  • Hungary: Budapest - Budapest Semesters in Mathematics Education (Semester)
    Budapest, Hungary
    Spring, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Alana Franklin - afranklin@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    College of Arts and Sciences, Philosophy (PHIL), Mathematics (MATH), History (HIST), Computer Science (COMP), Undergraduate

    Program Dates

    Feb 3, 2017 - May 25, 2017

    Application Deadline

    Oct 5, 2016

  • Ireland (Republic): Cork - University College (Semester)
    Cork, Ireland (Republic of)
    Spring, 2017
    Fall, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Management (MGMT), Finance (FINA), History (HIST), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR), Ethics and the Law (ETLW), Economics (ECON), English (ENGL), Communication Studies (COMM), Decision Science (DSCI), Mathematics (MATH), Marketing (MKTG), Music (MUSC), Philosophy (PHIL), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Psychology (PSYC), School of Business, Sociology (SOCI), Theatre (THEA), Theology (THRS), College of Arts and Sciences, Undergraduate, Behavioral Neuroscience (NEUR), Art History (ARTH), Anthropology (ANTH), Accounting (ACCT), Business Administration (BUSN), Biology (BIOL)

    Program Dates

    Jan 12, 2017 - May 12, 2017
    Sep 7, 2016 - Dec 21, 2016

    Application Deadline

    Mar 16, 2016

  • Italy: Florence - Florence University of the Arts (Semester)
    Florence, Italy
    Spring, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Alana Franklin - afranklin@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Psychology (PSYC), Physics (PHYS), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Music (MUSC), Philosophy (PHIL), Information Technology Management (ITMG), Italian (ITAL), Finance (FINA), History (HIST), Sociology (SOCI), School of Business, Theology (THRS), Undergraduate, Visual Art (ARTV), Art History (ARTH), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences, Chemistry (CHEM), Business Administration (BUSN), English (ENGL), Economics (ECON)

    Program Dates

    Jan 25, 2017 - May 11, 2017

    Application Deadline

    Oct 5, 2016

  • Italy: Rome - John Cabot University (Semester Exchange)
    Rome, Italy
    Spring, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Alana Franklin - afranklin@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Philosophy (PHIL), Mathematics (MATH), Music (MUSC), Management (MGMT), Marketing (MKTG), Information Technology Management (ITMG), Italian (ITAL), Finance (FINA), History (HIST), Psychology (PSYC), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), School of Business, Sociology (SOCI), Theology (THRS), Undergraduate, Visual Art (ARTV), Accounting (ACCT), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR), Decision Science (DSCI), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences, Business Administration (BUSN), English (ENGL), Economics (ECON)

    Program Dates

    Jan 11, 2017 - May 6, 2017

    Application Deadline

    Oct 5, 2016

  • Mexico: Guadalajara - Instituto Tecnologico de Estudios Superiores de Occidente (Semester Exchange)
    Guadalajara, Mexico
    Spring, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Derek Brendel - dbrendel@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Spanish (SPAN), Undergraduate, Sociology (SOCI), Philosophy (PHIL), Marketing (MKTG), Economics (ECON), College of Arts and Sciences, School of Business, Political Science and International Relations (POLS)

    Program Dates

    -

    Application Deadline

    Oct 5, 2016

  • Morocco: Ifrane - Al-Akhawayn University (Semester Exchange)
    Ifrane, Morocco
    Spring, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Alicia Peña - apena@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Marketing (MKTG), Philosophy (PHIL), History (HIST), Management (MGMT), Finance (FINA), French (FREN), Economics (ECON), English (ENGL), Theology (THRS), School of Business, Undergraduate, Decision Science (DSCI), Biology (BIOL), Arabic (ARAB), Anthropology (ANTH), Accounting (ACCT), College of Arts and Sciences, Business Administration (BUSN)

    Program Dates

    -

    Application Deadline

    Oct 5, 2016

  • New Zealand: Auckland University of Technology (Semester)
    Auckland, New Zealand
    Spring, 2017
    Fall, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Mechanical Engineering (MENG), Marketing (MKTG), Mathematics (MATH), Management (MGMT), Marine Science (MARS), History (HIST), Leadership Studies (LEAD), English (ENGL), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Philosophy (PHIL), Psychology (PSYC), School of Business, School of Engineering, School of Leadership and Education Sciences, Sociology (SOCI), Theology (THRS), Undergraduate, Visual Art (ARTV), Engineering (ENGR), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences, Biology (BIOL), Accounting (ACCT), Economics (ECON), Decision Science (DSCI)

    Program Dates

    -
    Jun 30, 2016 - Nov 12, 2016

    Application Deadline

    Mar 16, 2016

  • New Zealand: Dunedin - University of Otago (Semester)
    Dunedin, New Zealand
    Spring, 2017
    Fall, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Music (MUSC), Marketing (MKTG), Mathematics (MATH), Management (MGMT), Marine Science (MARS), Finance (FINA), History (HIST), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR), Ethics and the Law (ETLW), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Philosophy (PHIL), Psychology (PSYC), School of Business, Sociology (SOCI), Theology (THRS), Undergraduate, Women and Gender Studies (GNDS), English (ENGL), Chemistry (CHEM), Biology (BIOL), Behavioral Neuroscience (NEUR), Art History (ARTH), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences

    Program Dates

    -
    Jun 30, 2016 - Nov 13, 2016

    Application Deadline

    Mar 16, 2016

  • New Zealand: Wellington - Victoria University (Semester)
    Wellington, New Zealand
    Spring, 2017
    Fall, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Finance (FINA), English (ENGL), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR), Electrical Engineering (ELEC), Engineering (ENGR), Economics (ECON), Education (EDUC), Communication Studies (COMM), Computer Science (COMP), Management (MGMT), History (HIST), Marketing (MKTG), Mathematics (MATH), Mechanical Engineering (MENG), Music (MUSC), Philosophy (PHIL), Physics (PHYS), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Psychology (PSYC), Accounting (ACCT), Chemistry (CHEM), Sociology (SOCI), Behavioral Neuroscience (NEUR), Art History (ARTH), Theology (THRS), Architecture (ARCH), Theatre (THEA), Anthropology (ANTH), Business Administration (BUSN), Biology (BIOL)

    Program Dates

    -
    -

    Application Deadline

    Mar 16, 2016

  • Scotland: Edinburgh - University of Edinburgh (Semester)
    Edinburgh, Scotland
    Spring, 2017
    Fall, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Undergraduate, School of Engineering, Theology (THRS), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), School of Business, Architecture (ARCH), Philosophy (PHIL), Economics (ECON), Decision Science (DSCI), College of Arts and Sciences, Biology (BIOL), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR), English (ENGL)

    Program Dates

    Jan 11, 2017 - May 26, 2017
    Sep 10, 2016 - Dec 19, 2016

    Application Deadline

    Mar 16, 2016

  • Scotland: Glasgow - University of Glasgow (Semester)
    Glasgow, Scotland
    Spring, 2017
    Fall, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Undergraduate, Biology (BIOL), Theology (THRS), Management (MGMT), English (ENGL), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences, School of Business, Philosophy (PHIL)

    Program Dates

    Jan 4, 2017 - May 26, 2017
    Sep 12, 2016 - Dec 16, 2016

    Application Deadline

    Mar 16, 2016

  • Spain: Madrid - USD Madrid Program (Semester)
    Madrid, Spain
    Spring, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Derek Brendel - dbrendel@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Undergraduate, Spanish (SPAN), Theology (THRS), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), School of Business, Marketing (MKTG), Philosophy (PHIL), History (HIST), Management (MGMT), Finance (FINA), College of Arts and Sciences, Business Administration (BUSN), Biology (BIOL), Art History (ARTH), Decision Science (DSCI), Communication Studies (COMM)

    Program Dates

    Jan 22, 2017 - May 25, 2017

    Application Deadline

    Oct 5, 2016

  • Spain: Toledo - Fundación José Ortega y Gasset (Semester)
    Toledo, Spain
    Spring, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Derek Brendel - dbrendel@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Theology (THRS), Undergraduate, School of Business, Spanish (SPAN), Philosophy (PHIL), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Marketing (MKTG), Economics (ECON), College of Arts and Sciences, Business Administration (BUSN), Art History (ARTH), History (HIST), English (ENGL)

    Program Dates

    Jan 14, 2017 - Apr 28, 2017

    Application Deadline

    Oct 5, 2016

  • SYE Abroad 2017- New Zealand: Auckland (Intersession)
    Auckland, New Zealand
    Intersession, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Kira Espiritu - kespiritu@sandiego.edu

    Professor(s)

    Dr. Tyler Hower, Dr. Drew Talley, Dr. Maria Kniazeva, Dr. Julia Cantzler

    Disciplines Offered

    Marketing (MKTG), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR), Sociology (SOCI), Philosophy (PHIL)

    Program Dates

    Jan 4, 2017 - Jan 23, 2017

    Application Deadline

    Sep 28, 2016

  • SYE Abroad 2017- Italy: Florence (Intersession)
    Florence, Italy
    Intersession, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Jessica Calhoun- jcalhoun@sandiego.edu

    Professor(s)

    Dr. Steve Sumner, Prof. Debbie Finocchio, Dr. Michael Kelly, Dr. Molly McClain, Dr. Ivan Ortiz, Dr. Bahar Davary

    Disciplines Offered

    Chemistry (CHEM), Art History (ARTH), Theology (THRS), Philosophy (PHIL), English (ENGL), Economics (ECON)

    Program Dates

    Jan 3, 2017 - Jan 23, 2017

    Application Deadline

    Sep 28, 2016

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