Marygrove College offers the Bachelor of Arts in philosophy via consortium arrangement with the philosophy department of the University of Detroit Mercy. Students who choose to major in philosophy at Marygrove College are required to take at least some classes from the University of Detroit Mercy.
The Bachelor of Arts with a major in philosophy requires a minimum of 30 credit hours in philosophy and completion of the following components:
A. General Education Requirements
B. Required Philosophy Courses
Logic and Argumentation (both are required)
PHL 250 (at U of D Mercy)
History of Philosophy (choose one)
Value Theory (choose one)
Metaphysics and Epistemology (choose one)
PHL 406 (at U of D Mercy)
PHL 407 (at U of D Mercy)
In addition to the above, students must take at least 9 credit hours in philosophy at the 300 level or above in order to complete the Major. To fulfill this requirement, students may take any philosophy course at the 300 level or higher either at Marygrove or at the University of Detroit Mercy. A student’s total number of credits from the University of Detroit Mercy, including those courses designated as required above, may not exceed 12.