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School of Politics, Philosophy, and Public Affairs Undergraduate

Undergraduate Studies

A_Regents_Scholar_studies_in_Smith_CUE_AtriumUndergraduate Studies

The school offers a wide range of courses at the undergraduate level.

Philosophy courses include the history of philosophy, ethics, logic, philosophy of religion, philosophy of science, Asian philosophies, metaphysics, and a series of courses in “applied” philosophy including, among others, biomedical ethics, business ethics, and environmental ethics.

Political science courses range from American politics, international politics, and political theory to public administration, constitutional law, and comparative government.

Degrees & Options

Undergraduates may earn a bachelor of arts in political science or philosophy and choose from several options.

B.A. in Philosophy
B.A. in Political Science

A bachelor of arts in public affairs is also offered at the WSU Vancouver campus.

Minors are offered in ethics, philosophy and political science.


Helpful Resources:

Academic Success and Career Center (ASCC)
CAS Advising
Schedule of Classes
Understanding UCORE
University Writing Portfolio

WSU Transfer Clearinghouse


Political Science Advising

Teresa Woolverton
Academic Advisor
Johnson Tower 827
Phone: 509-335-1291

Philosophy Advising

(all PPPA minors)

Diane Scott
Academic Advisor
Johnson Tower 801
Phone: 509-335-2545

Schedule of Classes