L. Bryan Williams, Ph.D.
office: 127 - 106 E. Park Street, McCall, ID 83638
Williams, Bryan, Ph.D. firstname.lastname@example.org
The Philosophy & Ethics Division offers an Professional certificate in Bioethics. Students enrolled in the philosophy program at McCall College develop skills in both theoretical and applied forms of knowledge, facilitating their growth as life-long learners and leaders. Students build a strong foundation of critical and analytic thinking skills as well as a familiarity with the discipline of philosophy and an ability to think creatively about the topics they encounter. Students have the opportunity to exhibit their skills through community and environmentally engaging projects, as well as research papers, presentations, and debates.
The Philosophy & Ethics Division is an integral part of McCall College's core curriculum and is responsible for administrating the college's ethics courses. The department also collaborates with all other departments as part of our mission to integrate learning across disciplines and domains of life so that learning at McCall College benefits the whole student.
In addition to McCall College's Core Requirements, Philosophy students complete a total of 22 hours of philosophy courses as described in the course catalog in order to cultivate their character and skills as life-long learners and inquirers and meet the following expectations and goals. Students are expected to take their training beyond the classroom and engage themselves with external projects in order to meet some course requirements.
IN Development - World Religions
Faculty advisors work with students to ensure that their academic needs are met and that appropriate academic and career goals are progressed towards or achieved.
The study of philosophy is an excellent way to develop and hone critical thinking, abstract and linguistic reasoning abilities, communication skills, and other aspects of a life long learner's intellectual tool kit. An certificate in philosophy provides an excellent platform for further studies and projects, in philosophy, other academic pursuits, or other forms of applied knowledge such as business or public service.
A professional certificate in Philosophy & Ethics prepares students for rewarding careers in many areas, including social and community services, research, participation in non-profit organizations, entrepreneurial endeavors, and beyond. A professional certificate in Philosophy is also useful for those interested in continuing on towards clergy, teaching, law, business, or writing. An professional certificate in Ethics prepares a professional to serve as an Ethicist in fields such as health care, business, politics, and religious settings.