2024-2025 College Catalog 
    May 30, 2024  
2024-2025 College Catalog

Philosophy, AS-LAS for Transfer to UCA BS in Philosophy

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NPC Faculty Mentor: Roger Fox (Roger.Fox@np.edu) 501.760.4270

  • This curriculum is designed for persons who plan to obtain an Associate of Science in Liberal Arts and Sciences (AS-LAS) degree at National Park College (NPC) and transfer to the University of Central Arkansas (UCA) to complete a bachelor’s degree.
  • Prerequisite courses and/or developmental courses may need to be taken in addition to this suggested plan of study.
  • Students completing the Associate of Science in Liberal Arts and Sciences degree requirements, as shown above, with a minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA, will have satisfied the UCA Lower-Division Core and will be admitted to the corresponding degree program as a junior.

UCA Transfer Admission information and policies

UCA Transfer Scholarship information and policies

NPC Honors Program: The NPC Honors Program is accepting applications. Learn more about the NPC Honors Program.

General Education Core - 35 Credit Hours

60 Credit Hours

See your NPC advisor for degree and graduation information

* Denotes NPC courses included in the Arkansas Course Transfer System (ACTS)

Remaining Courses to be Completed at UCA - Philosophy: 60 Credit Hours

Major Requirements (24 Credit Hours)

Prefix Course # Course Name Credit Hours
    Choose two: 6
PHIL 3310 Symbolic Logic (UD UCA Core: I)  
PHIL 3341 Theories of Knowledge  
PHIL 3370 Theories of Reality  
PHIL 3375 Philosophy of Mind  
PHIL 3380 Philosophy of Science (UD UCA Core: I,C)  
PHIL 4330 Philosophy of Language  
    Choose three: 9
PHIL 3300 Greek & Roman Philosophy (UD UCA Core: I,C)  
PHIL 3301 Medieval Eurpoean and Islamic Philosophy  
PHIL 3302 Seventeenth- and Eighteenth-Century Philosophy  
PHIL 3303 Nineteenth-Century Philosophy  
PHIL 3304 American Pragmatism  
RELG 3325 Buddhism (UD UCA Core: D,R)  
PHIL 3345 Feminist Philosophy (UD UCA Core: D,R)  
PHIL  3352 Asian Philosophy & Religion (UD UCA Core: D,C)  
RELG 4305 Chinese Philosophies & Religions  
    Choose two: 6
PHIL 3320 Ethics (UD UCA Core: I,R)  
PHIL 3325 Political Philosophy (UD UCA Core: I,R)  
PHIL 3331 Philosophy of Religion  
PHIL  3340 Critical Theories of Race (UD UCA Core: D,R)  
PHIL 3343 Philosophy of Sex & Love  
PHIL  3360 Philosophy of the Arts (UD UCA Core: C)  
PHIL 4320 Applied Ethics (UD UCA Core: D,R)  
PHIL 4350 Health Care Ethics  
    Choose one: 3
PHIL 4310 Great Works of Philosophy (UD UCA Core: Z)  
PHIL 4340 The Meaning of Life (UD UCA Core Z)  
Minor Field (24 Credit Hours)
    Minor Field Courses (13 Minor/General Electives must be upper division) 24
General Electives (12 Credit Hours)
    General Elective (13 Minor/General Electives must be upper division) 12
    Total Credit Hours: 120

Academic Year: 2023-2024
Revised: January, 2024


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