The Cal Poly Philosophy Department boasts one of the largest programs in the California State University system. Currently there are over twenty members of the faculty and about 140 philosophy majors. Minors in philosophy and in religious studies typically number around 50 each.
Students graduate with critical thinking and communication skills that provide an excellent foundation for a number of career paths. Not surprisingly, graduates typically earn high scores on the Law School Admissions Test (LSAT), Graduate Record Exam (GRE), and Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT).