Ask the Big Questions with Us

Providing thought-provoking classes that stretch the imagination and challenge the intellect is at the core of Webster University’s Department of Philosophy mission and vision. With us, “why” questions are always welcome and vibrant; respectful conversations are the norm.

Explore below to learn more about our programming, which is a popular academic choice at our University because having a philosophical background helps our students communicate more effectively in their current (or future) professional roles.

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Center for Ethics

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Our Center for Ethics' mission is to stimulate dialogue, encourage awareness, and promote critical thinking about ethical issues. We aim to inspire reflection about ethical dilemmas and help bring together people generally separated by disciplinary boundaries. 

We serve as a collaboration resource within the University and throughout the broader community, urging participants to identify their responsibilities as global citizens. 


Undergraduate Majors, Minors and Certificates

Explore Our Premier Programs

Discover more about our relevant and hands-on curriculum across a variety of fields and disciplines.