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Sharpen Your Critical Thinking and Analytical Skills With a Philosophy Degree

Philosophy professor in the library
If you are a deep thinker and are seeking a broad education that can be the foundation for careers in law, education, public service, religion, business, or more, a degree in Liberal Arts: Philosophy is for you.

Why Choose NECC?

By completing this program, you will experience a wide range of ideas and viewpoints through a variety of classes that emphasize critical reading, critical thinking, research, and communications. With this program, you can:

  • Improve your ability to reason and understand complex issues
  • Learn critical thinking skills to solve challenging problems
  • Develop your communication skills
  • Utilize NECC resources to help you succeed, including computer labs, tutoring centers, a career and academic advising center, and participate in career workshops.

Because of NECC

Mass Transfer - links goes to the Mass Department of Ed Mass Transfer website

Upon graduation from NECC with a degree in Liberal Arts: Philosophy, you will have acquired a strong foundation for transferring to a four-year school, and can pursue many career paths. Upon completion of the program, you can:

  • Take advantage of MassTransfer Pathways and other transfer agreements to earn your bachelor’s degree, while saving thousands of dollars on the cost of your degree
  • Prepare for a career in fields such as law, education, public service, business, politics, and more

 

Required Courses and Program Notes

 

Contact

Professor of Philosophy

Professor of Philosophy

Meredith Gunning, Ph.D.

Professor of Philosophy
Phone: 978-556-3539
Email: mgunning@necc.mass.edu

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