Careers and Outcomes
The study of philosophy provides you with broad-based, applicable knowledge of a number of subjects, preparing you for a variety of career options upon graduation.
A degree in philosophy provides educational diversity, allowing you to choose different pathways when looking into career options. Some common careers are listed below to give you an idea of where you could take your degree.
Philosophy gives you skills, such as analytical thinking and effective communication, which could be applied to any career at any point in your life. Many philosophy majors have persuasion skills as well as the ability to problem solve. These attributes will set you apart from the crowd. With these skills, some common work paths include:
Although Missouri State does not offer a graduate program for philosophy, many students pursue graduate degrees in the following areas:
- Creative writing