Leave your preconceptions at the door! Philosophy delivers highly marketable, highly transferable skills. If your ideal career requires thinking, talking, or writing, we'll help you prepare. Bertrand Russell: "The Value of Philosophy"
Be Employable: Study Philosophy
The discipline teaches you how to think clearly, a gift that can be applied to any line of work.
The Power of the Liberal Arts Major
If you're getting a liberal arts degree, here's a piece of welcome news: you're actually in more demand than those who are getting finance and accounting degrees.
Degrees that Pay You Back
Your parents might have worried when you chose philosophy as a major. But a year-long survey of 1.2 million people shows that graduates in philosophy (Wall Street Journal) earned 103.5% more about 10 years post-commencement.
The Rise in Stock of Philosophy Graduates
Figures from the Higher Education Statistics Agency show philosophy graduates are in growing demand from employers.
The Management Myth
Most of management theory is inane, writes the founder of a consulting firm. If you want to succeed in business, don’t get an M.B.A. Study philosophy instead.
Why Some M.B.A.s are Reading Philosophy
Courses like "Why Capitalism?" push students to ponder business in a broader context, and address a common complaint of employers, who say recent graduates are trained to solve single problems but miss the big picture.
Study of Philosophy Makes Gains Despite Economy
In an era in which chronic unemployment seems to demand hard skills, some students are turning to an ancient study that they say prepares them not for a job, but for the multiple jobs they expect to hold during their lifetimes.