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*Please note that the requirements of the Making Connections Curriculum apply to students beginning undergraduate study prior to the Fall 2022 semester. Please see the last paragraph here for more details.



Making Connections Curriculum

The Making Connections Curriculum is divided into four broad categories (Foundations, Approaches, Connections, and Supplemental General Education). Philosophy courses currently belong within the Foundations, Approaches, and Connections categories. You may reference the General Education Curriculum and Degree Requirements section of the Undergraduate Catalog for the most up-to-date information about which PHIL courses satisfy which requirement.


Quantitative Reasoning (QR)


Physical and Life Sciences (PL)
Social and Behavioral Sciences (SS, HS)
Philosophical and Moral Reasoning (PH)


Communication Intensive (CI)
Quantitative Intensive (QI)
Experiential Education (EE)
U.S. Diversity (US)
North Atlantic World (NA)
Beyond the North Atlantic World (BN)
World Before 1750 (WB)
Global Issues (GL)