What Careers Can A Philosophy Degree From a Top College Get You?

I go to a top 10 liberal arts college and am majoring in philosophy. What kind of careers can this lead to? I know everyone says law, but I kind of want to go into journalism/writing. Can someone with a philosophy degree get hired for this? PE2008: what is your degree in might I ask?

Asked By: - 1/19/2012
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PE isn't as far off as many would like to think. A bachelor's degree in philosophy is not a vocational qualifier, it's a ticket to graduate and professional school. With a BA in Philosophy most HR departments are going to can your resume calling you "over qualified" which is short-hand in this case for "too... More
Answered By: CoachT - 1/19/2012
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Your best bet is to continue your education with a graduate degree. There are tons of grad programs you can get into with a philosophy degree.
Answered By: Hows ya mom an em - 1/19/2012
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Answered By: PE2008 - 1/19/2012
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