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PHILOSOPHY

Division of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences

Division of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
​Dean:​
​David Vakil
Department Chair (Philosophy):Marcelo Pimentel
Faculty:
Douglas Deaver
James Granitto
Marcelo Pimentel
Location:H-111
Phone:(714) 628-5030

 

The Associate in Arts in Philosophy for Transfer degree prepares students to transfer to a four-year institution leading to a baccalaureate degree. Successful completion of the transfer degree in Philosophy guarantees the student acceptance to the California State University system to pursue a baccalaureate degree. The transfer degree prepares students who plan to teach philosophy, or who plan to study theology or law, and establishes a foundation for graduate studies in the areas of liberal arts, critical theory, international relations, cognitive science and specialized historical studies.

The Associate of Arts degree in Philosophy prepares students to transfer to a four-year institution leading to a baccalaureate degree. The baccalaureate degree is intended for those students who plan to teach philosophy, or for pre-professional students in such areas as theology and law, and as a foundation for graduate studies in the areas of library science, diplomacy, theoretical physical science and specialized historical studies.​