You Might Also Like...
- Last Updated Feb 6, 2014
Whether you're searching for an academic or non-academic position, use this guide to discover more about creating the most effective resumes, curriculum vitae and cover letters.
930 views this year
- Last Updated Jul 17, 2014
Use this guide for help with finding a job on the web.
492 views this year
- Last Updated Mar 10, 2014
Use this guide to find more on how to make the most of LinkedIn to network and find a job.
254 views this year
- Last Updated Oct 19, 2013
Still trying to determine your career path? Use the resources in this guide to explore your career options.
119 views this year
- Last Updated Mar 17, 2014
Resources for finding and applying to graduate programs, financial aid and more.
114 views this year
- Last Updated Jul 21, 2014
Use this guide to help you find out more about your interests and careers that match them!
190 views this year
- Last Updated Mar 31, 2014
Use this guide to discover more about networking effectively to find the job you want.
61 views this year
How to Use This Guide
Welcome to the Simmons Library guide to Careers for Philosophy majors. Use the links in the table of contents or tabs at the top of the page to find information on potential career paths, graduate schools, internships, job hunting resources and more.
If you don't find what you are looking for or need help navigating this guide, don't hesitate to contact the author of this guide or Ask a Librarian.
Jobs for Philosophy Majors
Keep up with the latest job listings, fellowships and more from Jobs in Philosophy.
5 Reasons to Major in Philosophy
Why major in philosophy? Watch the video and read about "How Liberal Arts Majors Fare Over the Long Haul" from the Chronicle of Higher Education.
Here are five reasons discussed in this video:
1. It has intrinsic value.
2. It's what a liberal arts education ought to be.
3. Employers are looking for these skills.
4. Your income expectations are higher than you might think.
5. It's the ideal springboard degree.