Philosophy at Purchase CollegePurchase College has to offer and decide if the program is a good match for you. Get started with the following essential facts.
Purchase College is located in Purchase, New York and approximately 3,685 students attend the school each year. Of the 876 students who graduated with a bachelor’s degree from Purchase College in 2021, 6 of them were philosophy majors.
Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Philosophy section at the bottom of this page.
Purchase College Philosophy Degrees Available
- Bachelor’s Degree in Philosophy
Purchase College Philosophy Rankings
Each year, College Factual ranks philosophy programs across the country. The following shows how Purchase College performed in these rankings.
Note: Although rankings can help you see some information about a school, it's not a good idea to depend on them alone. Be sure to check out other things about the school before making your decision to attend.
Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings
The philosophy major at Purchase College is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Philosophy. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.
|Most Focused Philosophy Schools||242|
|Most Popular Philosophy Bachelor’s Degree Schools||371|
|Most Popular Philosophy Schools||411|
Philosophy Student Demographics at Purchase College
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the philosophy majors at Purchase College.
Purchase College Philosophy Bachelor’s Program
Prospective students may be interested in knowing that this school graduates 17% more racial-ethnic minorities in its philosophy bachelor's program than the national average.*
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Purchase College with a bachelor's in philosophy.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||1|
|Hispanic or Latino||0|
Purchase College also has a doctoral program available in philosophy. In 2021, 0 student graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.
Careers That Philosophy Grads May Go Into
A degree in philosophy can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for NY, the home state for Purchase College.
|Occupation||Jobs in NY||Average Salary in NY|
|Mathematical Science Professors||4,700||$105,070|
|Philosophy and Religion Professors||3,530||$80,480|
|Natural Sciences Managers||1,360||$148,460|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Image Credit: By Rschaming under License
More about our data sources and methodologies.
|Request Info||Southern New Hampshire University You have goals. Southern New Hampshire University can help you get there. Whether you need a bachelor's degree to get into a career or want a master's degree to move up in your current career, SNHU has an online program for you. Find your degree from over 200 online programs. Learn More >|