Career Paths in Philosophy

Business School

Are you considering a career in business? Did you know that Philosophy Majors outperform majors in economics, stats, finance, and accounting on the GMAT?

"'Most people don't want to figure out what a company is worth,' Miller said. 'They want to know where the stock is going. We're always trying a Rubik's Cube approach, looking at something from all different directions. We want to know, 'What's the best description of what's going on?'." ["To Beat the Market, Hire a Philosopher", New York Times]

Graduate School

Are you considering Grad School next? Did you know that Philosophy majors average the highest score on the GRE?

High Mid-Career Salaries

Did you know that Philosophy Majors have among the highest mid-career salaries of any non-STEM major?

Law School

Are you considering Law School next? Did you know that Philosophy Majors consistently score higher on the LSAT than students in almost any other major?

Medical School

Are you considering Medical School next? Did you know that Philosophy majors consistently score very high on the Medical College Admissions Test (MCAT) and enjoy the highest acceptance rate to Medical School of any major?

Acceptance Rate to Medical School

Philosophy ....... 50%
All majors ......... 37%
Biology ............. 35%
Chemistry ........ 39%
Physics ............ 42%
Biochemistry ... 43%
English ............ 46%
History ............ 49%