College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Philosophy
www.kent.edu/philosophy


Contact Information

Fully Offered

  • Delivery:
    • In person
  • Location:
    • Kent Campus

Admission Terms

  • Fall
  • Spring

Examples of Possible Careers*

Philosophy and religion teachers, postsecondary

  • 6.7% faster than the average
  • 30,900 number of jobs
  • $76,160 potential earnings

Lawyers

  • 4.0% about as fast as the average
  • 813,900 number of jobs
  • $126,930 potential earnings

Social workers, all other

  • 5.1% faster than the average
  • 62,500 number of jobs
  • $64,210 potential earnings

Public relations and fundraising managers

  • 9.2% much faster than the average
  • 88,000 number of jobs
  • $118,430 potential earnings

Social and community service managers

  • 17.0% much faster than the average
  • 175,500 number of jobs
  • $69,600 potential earnings

Media and communication workers, all other

  • 8.1% much faster than the average
  • 35,200 number of jobs
  • $49,730 potential earnings

News analysts, reporters, and journalists

  • -11.2% decline
  • 52,000 number of jobs
  • $49,300 potential earnings

Writers and authors

  • -2.3% decline
  • 131,200 number of jobs
  • $67,120 potential earnings

Additional Careers

  • Bioethicist
  • Business/Management Positions
  • Communication Specialists

*Note

Source of occupation titles and labor data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' Occupational Outlook Handbook. Data comprises projected percent change in employment over the next 10 years; nation-wide employment numbers; and the yearly median wage at which half of the workers in the occupation earned more than that amount and half earned less.