|What is Philosophy?||Related Careers|
|Related Skills||Job & Internship Search Links|
|Career Planning Links||Professional Association Links|
|Miscellaneous Links||OSU School of History, Philosophy, and Religion|
According to Google, Philosophy is "the study of the fundamental nature of knowledge, reality, and existence, especially when considered as an academic discipline."
Some of these careers require further education:
|Administrative Assistant||Editorial Assistant||Paralegal|
|Arts Consultant||Financial Consultant||Philosophical Counselors|
|Assistant Buyer||Guidance Counselor||Politician|
|Associate Pastor||Hospital Administrator||Producer/Director|
|Campus Minister||Lawyer||Public Policy Manager|
|Camputs Religious Coordinator||Librarian||Public Relation Representative|
|Chaplin||Lobbyist||Public Service Official|
|Claims Adjuster||Management Analyst||Religious Bookstore Worker|
|Columnist||Management Trainee||Salvation Army Worker|
|Consultant||Marketing Research Analyst||Social Worker|
|Counselor||Minister of Music||Software Designer|
|Credit Analyst||Missionary||Systems Analyst|
|Critic||News writer||Technical Writer|
|Customer Service Representative||Nurse||Youth Director|
|Diplomat||Nursing Home Director||YMCA/YWCA Worker|
|Director of Philosophical Education|
Some Employers of Philosophy Majors:
|Advertising Agencies||Media||Political Parties|
|Business & Industry||Medical Facilities||Publishing Companies|
|Colleges & Universities||Newspapers & Magazines||Religious Associaitons|
|Consulting Firms||Non-Profit Organizations||State & Federal Government|
|Deductive Reasoning||Problem Solving|
|Interest in Pursuing/Exploring & Explaining Intangiable Ideas||Self-Discipline|
|Logical Communication||Theory Development|
Occupational Outlook Handbook - the following links also provide a summary of the career, what they do, the work environment, how to become one, the job outlook, similar occupations and contacts for more information.
- Average Pay - Political Scientists
- Average Pay - Postsecondary Teachers
- Average Pay - Police and Detectives
- Average Pay - School and Career Counselors
- Average Pay - Management Analysts
- Average Pay - Demonstrators and Product Promoters
- Average Pay - Bartenders
Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary from ONET - Find occupations related to philosophy and religion teaching and the skills and knowledge that are important for these careers.
Guide to College Majors in Philosophy - Learn about what philosophy really is, how to find the schools with the right degree programs and which programs might work best for you. Also, find out what you can do with a degree in philosophy and possible certifications you may need.
American Philosophical Association - Promotes the exchange of ideas among the philosophy community to facilitate the professional work within the discipline. Learn about jobs as well as career information.
American Society for Bioethics and Humanities - Again this organization promotes the sharing of ideas while posting jobs and career information.
Association for Practical and Professional Ethics - Learn about a variety of etihics from this organized site. They also have grant opportunities, fellowship postings, study opportunities, and job listings.