At Saint Martin’s, the study of philosophy is rich in the tradition of rigorous inquiry around the nature of reality and existence. Participants in the Philosophy Program are:
- Encouraged to challenge their own perspectives as a method for increasing their understanding of the world.
- Offered extracurricular activities such as Saint Martin's Debate, which gives the students the opportunity to hone their critical thinking and communication skills in a fun and supportive environment.
A minor in philosophy complements a variety of major areas of study including:
- Religious studies
- Criminal justice
- Women's studies
Graduates are prepared with the skills to examine all situations from social and ethical perspectives. This skill benefits any career path, but is especially well-suited to such professions as:
- Social and criminal justice