Site Search
UWindsor Students graphic


  • Necessary in a world with rapid scientific, technological, environmental, political, cultural and economic changes
  • Cultivates the ability to understand and criticize underlying principles of action and belief
  • Not an ivory tower pursuit
  • Develops the ability to systematically question and criticize accepted practices and beliefs and to argue rigorously in support of unexplored possibilities
  • Investigates the most important problems facing our world
  • Involves UWindsor philosophers who are at the forefront of research
  • into sound and unsound reasoning, the roots of environmental crisis, the possibility of artificial intelligence, women’s struggle for equality, and the future of democracy and a rational society

Course Descriptions - Philosophy


Minimum Admissions Average: 
Bachelor of Arts (Honours or General) in Philosophy
Mean Admissions Average: 
  • ENG4U required.
  • Students may choose to double major in any BA Honours program.
Career Tracks: 
  • Law (with additional studies)
  • Business
  • Civil service
  • Politics
  • Journalism
  • Advertising
  • Philosophy
  • Education (with additional studies)
  • Any job that values careful, creative and critical thinking