Philosophy Class Watching A Slide Show

Philosophy A.A. and A.S.


Decide for yourself what to think.

Prepare for your bachelor’s degree with Nashville State’s Associate of Arts or an Associate of Science degree with an emphasis in Philosophy. The study of philosophy develops skills that will serve you well in many pursuits, including skills in:

  • Critical thinking;
  • Evaluation and construction of chains of reasoning;
  • Consideration of many different perspectives on a single subject; and
  • Clear, written communication on complex topics.

Guaranteed transfer

Guarantee your successful transfer to complete your bachelor’s degree at a Tennessee public university with the help of Tennessee Transfer Pathways (TTPs). Complete all the courses listed on the Philosophy AA or AS degree TTP at Nashville State, and all courses are guaranteed to count toward your university major in philosophy.

Talk to an advisor, see the NSCC Catalog, and visit for more TTP information. View TTP video