Majors and Minors

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Applied Ethics Minor

A minor in applied ethics provides students with a strong background in a number of business and medical fields. It is an excellent complement for students majoring in business or nursing, or for students preparing for a career in a medical field.

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Total Credits Required for Minor 20
Philosophy Elective 4
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Ethics Electives 8
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Note: If needed, the student may include a course from another department that deals with the implementation of theoretical norms for a maximum of four credits. If an elective course from another department is used for the applied ethics minor, it must be chosen in consultation with an adviser from the Philosophy Department. When approved, the student’s adviser will then file the name of the course with the Degree Audits Office.