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About Us

Interdisciplinarity is at the heart of the UC San Diego Philosophy Department. We live at the intersection of science, technology, health and social sciences, and other arts and humanities by offering optional areas of emphasis for undergraduates, areas of specialization for graduates, and faculty research interests covering a broad and far-reaching range of topics.

Department at a Glance

  • 150 undergraduates majors; 70 undergraduate minors
  • 26 award-winning faculty
  • 50 graduate Ph.D. students
  • 4,000 undergraduate students taught by Philosophy faculty
  • Over 60 courses taught in Philosophy

Department Highlights

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Prevent and respond to sexual violence