Careers open to philosophy students
If you’re wondering what sorts of careers are open to philosophy students, here is some information to get you started. As you will see, the idea that a philosophy degree is of no “practical” value is a myth!
- Careers for Philosophy Students (American Philosophical Association)
- Mid-Career salaries by undergraduate major (PDF)
- Humanities majors earn more than science majors over the long run
Considering graduate or professional school?
Philosophy students ace the LSAT, GRE, and GMAT, among others:
- Law school admission rates by undergraduate major (PDF)
- Law School Admission Test (LSAT) scores by undergraduate major (PDF)
- Composite GRE scores by undergraduate major (PDF)
- GRE Scores by Intended Major Field (PDF)
- Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) scores by undergraduate major (PDF)
Who has a degree in philosophy?
Credit: Catherine Nolan