Ethics Major

Description: A program that focuses on the systematic study of the theory of moral good and its application to various theoretical and practical problems. Includes instruction in ethical theory, history of ethics, belief and value systems, ethical constructs, and applications to specific topics, issues and problems.

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Ethics Career

What Courses Do Ethics Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Ethics majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

  • Ethical Theories
  • History
  • Law

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