Welcome to the Philosophy Department of St. John's University.
Here, you will find our objectives, programs, course list, and
information about our faculty. The members of the Department feel
that the study of Philosophy is central to a strong liberal arts
and sciences education and often find it disturbing that the
subject is relegated to a minor and an insignificant role in the
programs of many universities. If you're interested in a strong
liberal arts and sciences education with Philosophy as a key
ingredient, consider coming to St. John's. We assure an exciting
The Department offers programs leading to a Bachelor of Arts
degree and five different Minors.
Paul Gaffney, Chair
St. John Hall, B-26
Mon - Thurs: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Fri: 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Phone: (718) 990-6378
Fax: (718) 990-1907