Certificate in Ethics

Learn more about the undergraduate certificate in Ethics.

The Certificate in Ethics is offered by the Philosophy Department to all Temple undergraduates, whatever their major or minor.

Certificates are awarded only at the time of completion of the bachelor's degree and cannot be awarded either as a stand-alone program of study or after completion of the first bachelor's degree.


PHIL 2121Introduction to Ethical Theory3
or PHIL 2921 Honors Introduction to Ethical Theory
Select two courses in applied/professional ethics from the following:6
Environmental Ethics
Ethics in Medicine
Honors Ethics in Medicine
Business Society and Ethics
Honors Business Society and Ethics
Any approved course in applied/professional ethics from across the University
Select one of the following:3
Contemporary Ethical Theory
Good & Bad, Right & Wrong
Classics in Moral Philosophy
Another approved course in applied/professional ethics
Total Credit Hours12