Minor in Philosophy of Science is an interdisclipinary program primarily designed
for students majoring in a particular science or in mathematics. This minor enables
students to develop a broader view of their major to appreciate, for example,
the important historical developments in their given field, and to better learn
to critically evaluate their major’s subject matter and its method of inquiry.
Minor Requirements - Total Semester Hours: 18
The minor consists of 18 semester hours of required and elective courses listed
below, with at least six hours in residence. It is recommended that students complete
their mathematics and natural science distribution requirements before beginning
this program. Students should also be aware that some of the courses listed below
require prerequisites, see individual courses.